Blake manuscript - Notebook 1808 - 85 To God

Edited text:[1]Edit


To God

If you have form'd a Circle to go into.
Go into it yourself, & see how you would do.

MS. Book, p. 73. Only in EY i. 226.
2 how] what EY.


The original text:[2]Edit

To God

If you have formd a Circle to go into
Go into it yourself & see how you would do



  1. The poetical works of William Blake; a new and verbatim text from the manuscript engraved and letterpress originals; With variorum readings and bibliographical notes and prefaces, edited by Sampson, John, Clarendon Press Oxford 1905, c. 235.
  2. "The Complete Poetry & Prose of William Blake", ed. by David V. Erdman, Anchor Books, 1988, p. 516.

This work was published before January 1, 1925, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.