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A tour of London, its streets and its landmarks through the eyes of the city's most fascinating and intriguing poet, from his early years in Soho to his later life in Lambeth.


A guide to London as it was experienced by William Blake, this enchanting small-press chapbook brings together artwork from Louisa Amelia Albani, quotations from Blake and notes by Simon Cole. We encounter Blake's London, from 'the bar of gold' that is the Thames, to his imaginative 'golden city.' A beautiful, haunting work, this map-booklet will appeal to lovers of the works of William Blake and to all who would walk the streets of London seeing it with different eyes.


London: Night Bird Press, 2019. Chapbook, 36 pages. New.

William Blake's Mystic Map of London