Partington, Angela, editor. The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations. Oxford University Press, 1996.
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|Cultural formation||Mary Butts|
The girls' father also had a strong influence on their education, as he was determined that Adrienne would be a poet and Cynthia would be a novelist. The girls had the run of the family...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Frances Horovitz||
They had met in 1960 when Frances joined a group of Blake admirers involved with Michael's radical magazine, New Departures, which he had founded in 1959 and which he published and edited. New Departures
|Family and Intimate relationships||Anne Ridler|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Mary Butts|
|Friends, Associates||Charlotte Smith|
|Friends, Associates||Lady Caroline Lamb|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Rebecca West|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Antonia White||
The title is from The Gates of Paradise by William Blake , which describes the unnameable God as The lost traveller's dream under the hill.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Edith Mary Moore|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Ann Oakley||
A Note about the Title explains what she means by Jerusalem: a land we aspire to live in, regardless of the fact that we're unlikely to even make it.
AO describes the importance of...
Oakley, Ann. Telling the Truth about Jerusalem. Basil Blackwell, 1986.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Ruth Pitter||
Pitter lets loose what she calls her bawdy side in On Cats, as well as opening small subjects onto large vistas. Three tomcats in a dark garden, by a dreadful tree, enact a witches'...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Evelyn Sharp||
She opens with a disquisition on herself as being not a good traveller: easily seasick, not brave, and lacking a sense of direction. However, she says, her reminiscences are selected, to leap over the intervening...
William Blake published the first of his engraved books of lyrics, Songs of Innocence.
William Blake 's exhibition of his own work opened at 28 Broad Street (his brother James's house); though scheduled to close in September, it ran until 2 June 1810.
After 6 February 1918
Sir Hubert Parry wrote his musical setting for William Blake 's Jerusalem to celebrate women's victory in the suffrage struggle: this fact is not (unlike the music, which is now as famous as the poem)...