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Selected writings and designs [of] William Morris

William Morris

Selected writings and designs [of] William Morris

by William Morris

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published in 1962.

Statementedited with an introduction by Asa Briggs ; with a supplement by Graeme Shankland on William Morris, designer.
SeriesPelican books
ContributionsBriggs, Asa, 1921-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5072 .B7 1973
The Physical Object
Pagination311, [32] p. :
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5243943M
ISBN 100140205217
LC Control Number75315674

This text gathers together the writings and designs of one of the most influential British designers of the last years. Through his own work and in his own words, the book follows the progress of William Morris, Pre-Raphaelite poet and architectural student, to designer, writer and pioneer socialist. Intimate aspects of his life and. William Morris was an English architect, furniture and textile designer, artist, writer, socialist and Marxist associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and the English Arts and Crafts Movement. Morris wrote and published poetry, fiction, and translations of ancient and medieval texts throughout his life/5(60).

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