Life of William Blake, “Pictor Ignotus” Vol. II

Alexander Gilchrist

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Production Description

Document Title: Life of William Blake, with selections from his poems and other writings
Author: Alexander Gilchrist
Printer: Macmillan and Co.
City of publication: London
Date of publication: 1863
Volume: 2
Pagination: [1] - [266], [78], 267-[268]


Current Location: Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, U. of Virginia
Catalog Number: PR4146 .G5 1863 v.2

Physical Description

Cover: Original publisher’s brown cloth, gold stamped design
Endpapers: green

Scholarly Commentary


This second volume of the 1863 edition of Gilchrist's Life of William Blake is the selected edition of Blake's works that DGR prepared at the request of Mrs. Gilchrist.

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