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A collectible new Penguin Classics series: beautiful, slim, clothbound editions of ten favourite poets. Tyger, Tyger, burning bright, In the forests of the night.

Songs of Innocence and Experience is one of the best-loved poetry collections of all time, an innovative and groundbreaking experiment in which Blake intertwined text and image to dazzling effect. The volume, published sometimes as two separate collections, juxtaposes the innocent world of childhood with the corrupt and repressed one of adults. Many of the poems are in pairs, enabling the reader to see the same situation first from the perspective of innocence and then from that of experience, and the volume includes such favourites as 'The Lamb', 'The Chimney Sweeper' and 'The Tyger'.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780241303054

    October 30, 2017

    Penguin Classics

    RRP $19.99

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  • EBook

    9780241303207

    August 24, 2017

    Penguin eBooks

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Also by William Blake

Tyger, Tyger
Selected Poems
Compl Poetry Blake Rev Ed
Poems
Poems And Prophecies
Portable Blake Ppl
The Complete Poems

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