Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience
The Songs of Innocence shows how the human spirit blossoms when allowed its own free movement. The Songs of Experience shows how the human spirit withers after it has been suppressed and forced to conform to rules and doctrines. "There was no doubt that this poor man was mad, but there is... show more
The Songs of Innocence shows how the human spirit blossoms when allowed its own free movement. The Songs of Experience shows how the human spirit withers after it has been suppressed and forced to conform to rules and doctrines. "There was no doubt that this poor man was mad, but there is something in the madness of this man which interests me more than the sanity of Lord Byron and Walter Scott." -William Wordsworth
Publish date: September 2nd 2011
Publisher: Wilder Publications
Pages no: 64
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Read For School
, English Literature
, 18th Century
I only read this because a certain villain was involved and i'm glad i did , this book has many short beautiful poems , and i certainly enjoyed reading them while imagining Klaus reading them , with that voice and accent of his ( excuse the fangirling)
Reseña cuando termine de analizarlo como se debe. (Y dependiendo de si apruebo el cuatrimestre)
The book is divided into two parts that reflect one another. The first part is songs of innocence and the second part is songs of experience. The book was originally written with the poems set into individual illustrations also by Blake. My version had those original illustrations a written text ...
In this wonderful book, William Blake was a real "Tiger .." And his poems were "Burning bright in the forests of the night"!How Amazing!The poems are divided into two parts: Songs of Innocence, and Songs of Experience. The first part is full of childish hope and light, while the second part is full ...
Briefly: Three thoughts on this one: 1) Most of the friends who have read this have given it 4, if not 5, stars. I’m always pleased when friends have enjoyed a text. For me, though, this falls solidly into the Ugh category, and I’m reminded of all the Whys I, generically, dislike poetry and Why I ab...
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