William Blake and the Poetry of 'Faithful Love': A Reading of Two 'Elizabethan' Songs from Poetical Sketches. In: Proceedings of the Third Conference on the Literature of Region and Nation. Ed. by J. J. Simon and Alain Sinner. Luxembourg: Centre Universitaire de Luxembourg, 1991. Part I, pp. 163-79. ISBN 2879710154.
The article presents a reading of two poems from William Blake's first book Poetical Sketches (1783). Special attention is paid to the poet's problematization of the Elizabethan convention of "faithful love".
William Blake, early poetry, love poetry, literary conventions.