E.P. Thompson, 28 January 1993
Show More Dangerous Enthusiasm: William Blake and the Culture of Radicalism in the 1790s by Jon Mee.
Oxford, 251 pp., £30, August 1992, 0 19 812226 8Show More
“... back in a tradition descending from 17th-century Anabaptists and Ranters, of Ezra and Isaiah, of John Bunyan, of the New Jerusalem, of watchwords from the walls of Zion, of ancient prophecies, of the Whore of Babylon and the Beast, of the Land of Beulah, of blood on the walls of palaces, lambs entangled in thorns, and of ‘the old vail of the law, under ...”