Book/Printed Material Songs of innocence and of experience, shewing the two contrary states of the human soul.

[ Page view (Rosenwald 1801) Copy C ]

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Title
Songs of innocence and of experience, shewing the two contrary states of the human soul.
Contributor Names
Blake, William, 1757-1827.
Robinson, Henry Crabb, 1775-1867, former owner.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[London, W. Blake, 1794]
Notes
-  Printed in brown, orange, or green on 30 leaves, from plates containing both text and illustrations. Hand colored. Songs of innocence, with special title page dated 1789, printed from plates of the 1789 edition; Songs of experience also has special t.p. Copy C in Keynes & Wolf.
-  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1801
-  ESTC T64897
-  Both issues also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
54 plates. col. ill. 19 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
PR4144 .S6 1794
PR4144 .S6 1826 Rosenwald 1801A. Printed in orange on 54 leaves, ca. 1825 (watermarks on flyleaves dated 1826). Copy Z in Keynes & Wolf. Inscription on flyleaf: This copy I received from Blake himself--and coloured by his own hand ... H.C. Robinson, March 11, 1863. Portrait of Blake mounted on another leaf.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rosenwald.1801.2
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rosenwald.1801a.2
Library of Congress Control Number
48031329
Online Format
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Description
Printed in brown, orange, or green on 30 leaves, from plates containing both text and illustrations. Hand colored. Songs of innocence, with special title page dated 1789, printed from plates of the 1789 edition; Songs of experience also has special t.p. Copy C in Keynes & Wolf. Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1801 ESTC T64897 Both issues also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/48031329
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Chicago citation style:

Blake, William, Henry Crabb Robinson, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Shewing the Two Contrary States of the Human Soul. [London, W. Blake, 1794] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/48031329/.

APA citation style:

Blake, W., Robinson, H. C. & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1794) Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Shewing the Two Contrary States of the Human Soul. [London, W. Blake] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/48031329/.

MLA citation style:

Blake, William, Henry Crabb Robinson, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Songs of Innocence and of Experience, Shewing the Two Contrary States of the Human Soul. [London, W. Blake, 1794] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/48031329/>.