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The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (Oxford Paperbacks) (Paperback)

by William Blake

Blake, Trump, and the Road of Excess: An Urban Legend 1

Who could resist the irony? Donald Trump, the poster boy for capitalist braggadocio, has two of William Blake’s “Proverbs of Hell” framed on the wall of the library in his Trump International Hotel & Tower.

Failing Better: Ian Hamilton and The New Review 5

Hounded by debt collectors, pressured by printer’s fees, fearful that the Arts Council would come through on its threats to pull their funding, Hamilton was ever under intense strain. “He was the only person I knew who was sued by his own solicitor,” Christopher Hitchens recalled.