The Poems of William Blake

Biblical allusion in the poem "The Tyger"

William Blake's "The Tyger"

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“Burning Bright in the Night...” refers to the light of God as it holds off the darkness of Satan.

The "Immortal Hand," refers to God the creator.

“Distant Skies...Firey Eyes” refers to the flaaming sword of the Archangel Michael.


The Tyger