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Madman I have been calld Fool they Call thee

Blake manuscript - Notebook 1808 - 08 Madman I have bell calld Fool they call theew

Edited text:[1]Edit


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"Madman" I have been call'd: "Fool" they call thee.
I wonder which they Envy, Thee or Me?

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The original text:[2]Edit


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Madman I have been calld Fool they Call thee
I wonder which they Envy Thee or Me

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NotesEdit

  1. "Blake Complete Writings", ed. Geoffrey Keynes, pub. OUP 1966/85, p. 538.
  2. "The Complete Poetry & Prose of William Blake", ed. by David V. Erdman, Anchor Books, 1988, p. 507.
 

This work was published before January 1, 1924, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.