An Island in the Moon

An Island in the Moon  (1784) 
by William Blake

Written c. 1784-5. In a Manuscript Fragment


Dramatis PersonaeEdit

  1. Suction the Epicurean
  2. Quod the Cynic
  3. Sipsop the Pithagorean
  4. Etruscan Column
  5. Mrs Gimblet
  6. Inflammable Gass
  7. Obtuse Angle the Mathematician
  8. Steelyard the Lawgiver
  9. Tilli Lally, the Siptippidist
  10. Aradobo, the Dean of Morocco
  11. Miss Gittipin
  12. Mrs Nannicantipot
  13. Mrs Sistagatist (or Sigtagatist)
  14. Gibble Gabble, the wife of Inflammable Gass
  15. Little Scopprell

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This work was published before January 1, 1928, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.