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The religion of empire : political theology in Blake's prophetic symbolism / G.A. Rosso.

Author:
Rosso, G. A., 1954- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Columbus : The Ohio State University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xvii, 274 pages, 8 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Series:
Literature, religion, and postsecular studies. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-262) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: Reading Blake's long poems -- The biblical roots of Blake's political theology -- The harlot and hermaphrodite: Rahab symbolism in the Four Zoas -- The birth of Rahab: a reading of the Bard's Song in Milton -- The divided emanation in Milton -- The veil of moral virtue in Jerusalem -- The abomination of desolation: empire and apocalypse in Jerusalem -- Conclusion: Building Jerusalem?.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780814213162 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 0814213162 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016028716
OCLC:
945948375
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