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William Morris (1834-1896)

Mary A. Vance

William Morris (1834-1896)

monographs on arts and crafts

by Mary A. Vance

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Morris, William, 1834-1896 -- Bibliography.,
    • Arts and crafts movement -- Great Britain -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      StatementMary Vance.
      SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A-1174
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ8595 .V36 1984, N6797.M5885 .V36 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination12 p. ;
      Number of Pages12
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2948928M
      ISBN 100880669446
      LC Control Number84189539

        Elegant swirls of vines, flowers, and leaves in perfect symmetry, William Morris’ iconic patterns are instantly recognizable. Designed during the s, Morris’ woodblock-printed wallpaper designs were revolutionary for their time, and can still be found all over the world, printed for furniture upholstery, curtains, ceramics, and even fashion accessories. William Morris - The Book of Life is the 'brain' of The School of Life, a gathering of the best ideas around wisdom and emotional intelligence. The 19th-century designer, poet and entrepreneur William Morris is one of the best guides we have to the modern economy – despite the fact that he died in (while Queen Victoria was still on the.

      As president of Hallelujah Productions, Morris had the privilege of producing The Original Drifters’ first two gospel CDs. He has also published a coffee-table book, Ole Miss at Oxford: A Part of Our Heart and Soul. Morris and his wife, Camille, have been married for 47 years and have two grown daughters and five grandchildren. William Morris () New Rochelle, NY: The Elston Press, Originally published in , this was William Morris’s first published poem in book form. The poem, about the reaffirmation of a doubted faith, was illustrated by Helen Marguerite O’Kane () and printed in black and red by her husband, Clarke Conwell.

      William Morris was now an old man, and in he made his will and in January, , it was admitted to probate, which was the first will recorded in the new county and it File Size: KB. ln this book, William N. (Bill) Morris, Jr. shares his compelling journey from the depths of poverty to the heights of Tennessee politics. Elected as one the youngest sheriffs in Tennessee history, Morris transformed what was once an undisciplined and often corrupt sheriff's department into one of the most respected law enforcement agencies in the nation.


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William Morris’s Chaucer is a completely different book. The most amazing parts of it, for me, are the two-page decorated and illustrated spreads. There is so much visual material presented to the eye that for a moment you feel almost overwhelmed by the sheer amount of detail and the scope of the decoration.

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William Morris The Ideal Book By the ideal book, I suppose we are to understand a book not limited by commercial exigencies of price: we can do what we like with it, according to what its nature, as a book, demands of Art.

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Morris was a man of incredible depth and breadth of talent. His creativity and industry are aspirational for today's citizens. "How We Might Live: The Vision of William Morris" seeks to instruct viewers on the rich life of William Morris and to showcase the University of Maryland Libraries' William Morris Collection.

Dreyfus, J. ‘William Morris Typographer’, in William Morris and the Art of the Book (New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, ), p.

Morris, quoted in W. S. Peterson (ed.), The Ideal Book: Essays and Lectures on the Arts of the Book by William Morris (Berkeley: University of .Welcome to the official web site for the William Morris Archive, a web-based and text-searchable scholarly edition of the poetry and selected prose of William Morris.

Poetry; Prose; Diaries/Essays; Translations; The Book Arts.