Audio slideshow: William Blake

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An Oxfordshire art gallery is holding an exhibition of engravings by the poet and artist William Blake.

The work will be on display at Creative Art Gallery in Woodstock for the rest of the month.

In his time he was considered a madman but Blake is now seen as one of the six great English Romantic poets.

Nicholas Halmi, lecturer in English Literature of the Romantic Period at Oxford University, explains Blake's philosophy.

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Slideshow production by Tim Bearder. Publication date 19 May 2011.

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