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A Note on the Discovery of a New Page of Poetry in William Blake's Milton

Illustrated by William Blake (English, 1757–1827), Typographical design by Daniel Berkeley Updike (American, 1860–1941), Author S. Foster Damon (American, 1893–1971), Publisher Club of Odd Volumes, Printer Merrymount Press (American, founded in 1893)

Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Overall: 28.6 x 22 x 1.1 cm (11 1/4 x 8 11/16 x 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with three color collotypes

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Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Boston: Club of Odd Volumes, 1925) 28.6 cm; [3 ff.] 14 pp., plus 3 plates; original publisher’s cloth printed in imitation of marbled paper, printed label on spine.

Boston: Club of Odd Volumes, 1925


1925, acquired from the publisher by William A. Sargent, Boston (b. 1858 - d. 1936); 1937, bequeathed by William A. Sargent to the MFA. (Accession date: November 17, 1937)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent