- (München): Albrecht Knaus, (2001).
- paper-covered boards, dust jacket
- 475 pages
- ISBN: 3813501027
Price: $25.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 64551
First German edition of Ackroyd's definitive 1995 biography, Blake translated from English into German by Thomas Eichhorn. English version published in London by Sinclair-Stevenson. In a graceful style, Ackroyd analyzes the political, mystic and artistic influences on Blake's artistic development with such depth and insight that the reader feels transported into this complex genius's studio. Numerous plates, color and black-and-white. Indices and exhaustive bibliography.