FREED, ER: “A Portion of His Life”: William Blake’s Miltonic Vision of Woman

Freed, Eugenie R. “A Portion of His Life”: William Blake’s Miltonic Vision of Woman. Bucknell University Press, 1995. ISBN: 0838752659. Unmarked text. Some chipping on dust jacket. Argues that Milton serves as a lens through which we can view Blake’s writing. Illustrated. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Large format. 159pp. Good in good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#24241) $16.00

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HIATT, A: Terra Incognita Mapping the Antipodes before 1600

Hiatt, Alfred. Terra Incognita Mapping the Antipodes before 1600. University Of Chicago Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780226333038. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#24179)

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Draws on sources both literary and visual to understand the appeal of the antipodes. Examining maps and diagrams, as well as evidence contained in geographical and historical works, poetry, travel narratives, and legal documents, he challenges long-standing characterizations of medieval spatiality as exclusively symbolic and religious.

ROSENWASSER, R: Simulacra

Simulacra book coverRosenwasser, Rena. Simulacra. Kelsey Street Press, 1986. ISBN: 9780932716217. Unmarked. Poems by Rena Rosenwasser with monoprints by Kate Delos.

This collaboration grew out of a poet’s and a painter’s mutual fascination with Roman portraiture, especially its departure from the Greek ideal in favor of universal human types. Fourteen full color plates. Very Good. Paperback. (#19065)

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