William Blake

The Marriage of Heaven and Hell


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The work was composed between 1790 and 1793, in the period of radical foment and political conflict immediately after the French Revolution.…

Songs of Innocence and Experience


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William Blake’s volume of poetry entitled Songs of Innocence and Experience is the embodiment of his belief that innocence and experienc…

Poems of William Blake


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Songs of Innocence and of Experience: Shewing the Two Contrary States of the Human Soul are two books of poetry by the English poet and pain…

The Tiger


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LibriVox volunteers bring you twelve different recordings of The Tiger, by William Blake. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of…

Jerusalem - The Emanation of the Giant Albion


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The epic poem Jerusalem was in Blake's own opinion his masterpiece. It is the last of the great prophetic books. Originally produced as an e…

In the Nursery of My Bookhouse


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Full of delightful nursery rhymes, charming poems and engaging stories, folk and fairy tales, this is the first volume of the "My Bookh…

The First Book of Urizen


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The Book of Urizen is one of the major prophetic books of the English poet William Blake, illustrated by Blake's own plates. It was original…

Milton: a Poem


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Milton: a Poem is an epic poem by William Blake, written and illustrated between 1804 and 1810. Its hero is John Milton, who returns from he…

Vintage Verse Rhapsody: A Poetry Collection


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A collection of poetry selected and performed by Bob Gonzalez, rhapsode. Rhapsodes of Ancient Greece were “song-stitchers,” performing selec…

The Garden of Love


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William Blake was an English poet, painter and printmaker. Largely unrecognized during his lifetime, Blake is now considered a seminal figur…

The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (version 2)


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"The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom."The Marriage of Heaven & Hell is William Blake’s masterpiece – a piously bl…

Romantic Poetry Collection 001


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A collection of romatic poems for St Valentine's day.

Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, volume 5


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The Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, is a work of enormous proportions. Setting out with the simple goal of offer…

Short Poetry Collection 002


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 002: a collection of 22 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 094


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This is a collection of poems recorded by LibriVox volunteers for the month of January 2011.

Jerusalem


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LibriVox volunteers bring you 9 recordings of Jerusalem by William Blake. This was the fortnightly poetry project for November 30th, 2008.

The Voice of the Ancient Bard


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Librivox volunteers bring you six different readings of The Voice of the Ancient Bard, by William Blake. This is a weekly poetry project. (…

Short Poetry Collection 003


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 003: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Jerusalem to Revelations - A Quartet of Spiritual Explorations


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A Four Quartets for the End of Time, these works stretch from the death and rebirth of a living land, England/Albion, to the death of the wo…

Eighteenth Century Poetry and Prose


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A collection of prose and poetry written principally in the 18th Century. These works of world literature are written in the English languag…

Proverbs of Hell (Poèmes)


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Proverbs of Hell est un recueil de soixante-dix aphorismes, présents dans le cinquième chapitre du recueil de poésie en…

Short Poetry Collection 024


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 024: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Benjamin Britten: Source Stories of Twelve Operas


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Britten's operas are firmly established in the international repertoire: according to Operabase, they are performed worldwide more than thos…

Short Poetry Collection 101


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for October 2011.

Short Poetry Collection 114


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for November 2012.

Songs of innocence (Poèmes)


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Songs of innocence est un recueil de poésie du peintre et poète pré-romantique William Blake. Une vingtaine d’exemplair…

Short Poetry Collection 081


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers during the month of July 2009.

Short Poetry Collection 023


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 023: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 022


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 022: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 128


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This is a collection of 29 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for January 2014.

Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 059


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Sixteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Volume 59 contains an eclectic mix of readings, ra…

Songs of Innocence and Experience (version 2)


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"Innocence" and "Experience" are definitions of consciousness that rethink Milton's existential-mythic states of "P…

Short Poetry Collection 166


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This is a collection of 36 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for March 2017.

Short Poetry Collection 070


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This is a collection of poems for the month of August 2008

Short Poetry Collection 165


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This is a collection of 28 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for February 2017.

Poetic Trios


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We selected some of our favourite poets for this collection, including Dante, Fitzgerald, Keats, Barrett Browning, Lear, Carroll, Milton, Mo…

Short Poetry Collection 062


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LibriVox's New Short Poetry Collection 062: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 164


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This is a collection of 27 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for January 2017.

Auguries of innocence (Poème)


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Auguries of innocence est un poème de William Blake, tiré d’un carnet connu aujourd’hui sous le nom de The Pickering Manuscrip…

Short Poetry Collection 093


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This is a collection of poems recorded by LibriVox volunteers for the month of December 2010.

Short Poetry Collection 178


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This is a collection of 44 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for March 2018

Short Poetry Collection 155


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This is a collection of 31 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for April 2016.

Short Poetry Collection 028


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 028: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 038


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 038: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 082


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers during the month of August 2009.

Short Poetry Collection 182


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This is a collection of 41 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for July 2018.

Short Poetry Collection 191


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This is a collection of 50 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for April 2019.

Short Poetry Collection 050


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LibriVox's Short Poetry Collection 050: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 111


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for August 2012.

Short Poetry Collection 181


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This is a collection of 35 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for June 2018. Translated poems: The Bride of Corinth, by Johann Wo…

Short Poetry Collection 076


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This is an open collection of poems for the month of February 2009.

Short Poetry Collection 049


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LibriVox's Short Poetry Collection 049: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 172


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This is a collection of 38 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for September 2017.

Short Poetry Collection 190


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This is a collection of 50 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for March 2019.

Short Poetry Collection 193


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This is a collection of 45 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for June 2019.

Short Poetry Collection 196


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This is a collection of 54 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for September 2019.

Short Poetry Collection 187


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This is a collection of 32 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for December 2018.

Short Poetry Collection 026


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 026: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 059


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LibriVox's Short Poetry Collection 059: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 091


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for the month of September and October 2010.

Short Poetry Collection 061


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LibriVox's New Short Poetry Collection 061: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 077


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for the month of March 2009.

Short Poetry Collection 184


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This is a collection of 38 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for September 2018.

Short Poetry Collection 029


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 029: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 075


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This a collection of poems recorded by LibriVox volunteers during the month of January 2009.

Short Poetry Collection 183


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This is a collection of 35 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for August 2018.

Short Poetry Collection 086


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for the month of February 2010.

Short Poetry Collection 046


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LibriVox's Short Poetry Collection 046: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 047


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 047: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 173


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This is a collection of 41 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for October 2017.

Short Poetry Collection 150


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This is a collection of 24 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for November 2015.

Short Poetry Collection 144


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This is a collection of 31 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for May 2015.

Short Poetry Collection 134


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This is a collection of 18 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for July 2014.