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Marriage of Heaven and Hell
Marriage of Heaven and Hell | William Blake
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This vivid fascimile of Blake's romantic and revolutionary publication offers a concise expressin of his essential wisdom and philosophy. The poet's conception of a cosmic union of the material world and physical desire has inspired artists and thinkers from Aldous Huxley to Jim Morrison. His distinctive hand-lettered text is accompanied by 27 color plates of his stirring illustrations. Reprint of the Trianon Press, Jura, France, 1960 edition.
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Andydear
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“But when he has done this, let him not say that he knows better than his master, for he only holds a candle in sunshine”

Is there anything quite as amazing as Blake making this call out plate? 🕯 🕯 ✨

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erzascarletbookgasm
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TrishB Lovely quote 💕 13mo
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Lcsmcat
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TK-421 Perfect! I was thinking of using this one (or at least a reference to it from No One Here Gets Out Alive) since this is supposed to be where The Doors got the inspiration for their name🚪 (edited) 2y
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jdtchicago

Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.

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jdtchicago

Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.

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jdtchicago

Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.

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Without contraries is no progression.