Blake: An Illustrated Quarterly Vol. 12, #1 (whole number 45) (Summer 1978) is “a peer-reviewed scholarly journal devoted to William Blake (1757-1827), the British poet, artist, and engraver, and his circle.” Published under the sponsorship of the Department of English, University of New Mexico.
In this issue:
* “William Rosetti’s Aldine Edition of Blake”
* “The Figure in the Carpet”
* “Blake & the Seaman’s Recorder”
* “The Job Ballet”
* “Blake in the Marketplace 1976-77”
* “‘Blake, William’ in the New American Cyclopedia”
* “Another Early Printing of Blake’s ‘Night'”
* “The First Printed Reference to the Publication of Job: Disraeli (?) in The Star Chamber (1826)”
* “The Selling of Blake’s Night Thoughts Drawings in the 1870s”
76 pages, saddle-stitched, 8½ × 11”. Published in 1978.
Condition: Fair amount of wear to covers, price sticker on front, complete and intact, no markings, binding is good, clean interiors. Please enlarge the images for a closer look.
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This item comes from the collection of the late Steven Ogden, fanzine author, publisher, researcher and my friend. Steve was active in fandom (SF/fantasy and comics), including APAs (FAPA, CAPA-Alpha) and publishing for decades under the Spotted Zebra Press/New Spotted Zebra Press banners (with his wife, Vicki). His publications include the massive Brad W. Foster Checklist of Published Works from the 20th Century, Edgar’s Journal, Ouroborus and many others.