Why Mrs Blake Cried

Why Mrs Blake Cried
Author : Marsha Keith Schuchard
Publisher : Vintage
Total Pages : 448
Release : 2006
ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105126857551
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Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Why Mrs Blake Cried Book Description:

This work offers a new insight into the work of William Blake. The discovery of Blake family documents led to a radical cast of characters including Cagliostro, Zinzendorf and Swedenborg, and to a world of waking visions, magical practices, sexual-spiritual experimentation, tantric sex and free love.


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