William Morris: His Life and Work

William Morris: His Life and Work

by Stephen Coote
     
 
An incisive and well informed new biography of one of the great Victorians, whose wide-ranging activity across fields as diverse as design, literature and politics had a major impact on his own times - a legacy that endures today.

A revealing study of Morris in his friendships with Rossetti and Burne-Jones, and his less than happy marriage to Jane Morris.

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An incisive and well informed new biography of one of the great Victorians, whose wide-ranging activity across fields as diverse as design, literature and politics had a major impact on his own times - a legacy that endures today.

A revealing study of Morris in his friendships with Rossetti and Burne-Jones, and his less than happy marriage to Jane Morris.

Detailed coverage of Morris' achievement as a designer, and as the inspiration behind the Arts and Crafts movement. Required reading for anyone interested in the arts and crafts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781858334790
Publisher:
Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company
Publication date:
09/01/1995
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
7.89(w) x 10.56(h) x 0.93(d)

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