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William Morris.

Philip Henderson

William Morris.

by Philip Henderson

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Published by Longmans, Green for the British Council and the National Book League in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Morris, William, -- 1834-1896.

  • Edition Notes

    Previous ed., 1952.

    SeriesWriters and their work -- 32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13751963M

    The Ideal Book book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. 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 4/5. The William Morris Colouring Book. Regular price £ Edward Burne-Jones: The Hidden Humorist - John Christian. Regular price £ News from Nowhere and Other Writings - William Morris. Regular price £ Clare Twomey - Time Present and Time Past. Regular price £

    "Classic stuff, this book." —David Rensin, author of The Mailroom FOR DECADES, hidden from the public eye, William Morris agents made the deals that determined the fate of stars, studios, and television networks alike. Mae West, Frank Sinatra, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley, Steve McQueen—the Morris Agency sold talent to anyone. Feb 20,  · William Morris Endeavor Entertainment (also known as WME) is one of the largest, and the oldest, global talent agencies, with offices in Beverly Hills, New York City, Nashville, London, and Miami. The company was founded as the William Morris Agency in , becoming the first talent agency in the world, at the time representing vaudeville chateau-du-bezy.com, WME represents artists from all .

    More than years after his death, William Morris – founder of the Kelmscott Press – remains an influential figure in design and art, and his Kelmscott fine press books are highly prized. The textile designer, author and artist founded the Kelmscott Press in William Morris’s designs for fabrics, wallpaper, and other decorative arts revolutionized Victorian taste and contributed to the revival of traditional textile arts, generating the Arts and Crafts Movement in England. As a student at Oxford, Morris was deeply influenced by John Ruskin’s writings on architecture, and trips to Northern France.


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67 (Gift & Creative Paper Books) (English, Spanish, French and German Edition). Morris wrote and published poetry, fiction, and translations of ancient and medieval texts throughout his life.

His best-known works include The Defence of Guenevere and Other Poems (), The Earthly Paradise (–), A Dream of John Ball and the utopian News from Nowhere/5.

Aug 14, Grace rated it it was amazing Probably the best book on William Morris I've ever read. The book is broken down into different sections detailing his work in different areas.

This man did the job of twenty, so it makes sense that a book about him would have to be organized this way/5. Morris, William, Catalogue of manuscripts and early printed books from the libraries of William Morris, Richard Bennett, Bertram fourth earl of Ashburnham, and other sources, now forming portion of the library of J.

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Defining beauty in art as the result of man's pleasure in his work, the noted English poet, designer4/4(24). William Morris, A Book of Verse, Morris' first illuminated manuscript, was a birthday present to Georgiana Burne-Jones.

Morris's illuminations are praised for. William Morris was not the first Western printer to lament the decline in quality caused by industrial book production, but he was among the most forceful in articulating a clear vision for the ideal handmade book.

His essays on book design emphasized the importance of form and quality, embodied in clear, closely-spaced type, well-proportioned margins, fine paper, and a balance between text and ornamentation.

William Weaks Morris was an American writer and editor born in Jackson, Mississippi, though his family later moved to Yazoo City, Mississippi, which he immortalized in his works of prose. Morris' trademark was his lyrical prose style and reflections on the American South, particularly the Mississippi Delta.

In he became the youngest editor of Harper's Magazine. He wrote several works of fiction and non. The book is full of photographs of contemporary rooms using Morris designed wall paper, fabrics, and carpets - it's beautiful just to look Already a fan of William Morris prints and fabrics, finding out more about his life and how he worked was fascinating/5.

William Morris: literature and book design Throughout his life William Morris was a well-respected writer, producing widely read translations, novels, essays and poetry. Eager to design as well as to write texts, he experimented with calligraphy and page decoration, and later set up his own publishing company, the Kelmscott Press.

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The leading figure of the Arts and Crafts Movement, William Morris (–) is one of the best-known and most popular of all British designers/5(4). 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.

About the Author William (Bill) H. Morris has lived a dream come true. A lifelong resident of Jackson, Mississippi, Morris is the founder and president of The William Morris Group, an industry-leading insurance consulting and marketing firm.

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William Morris. See Photos. Self-Employed. The Wood Beyond the World is a fantasy novel by William Morris, perhaps the first modern fantasy writer to unite an imaginary world with the element of the supernatural, and thus the precursor of much of present-day fantasy literature.

It was first published in hardcover by Morris's Kelmscott Press, in The book's importance in the history of fantasy literature was recognized by its Author: William Morris.

Looking for books by William Morris? See all books authored by William Morris, including The Wood beyond the World, and News from Nowhere; or, An Epoch of Rest: Being Some Chapters from a Utopian Romance, and more on chateau-du-bezy.comWilliam Morris () is regarded by some as the greatest designer and one of the most outstanding figures of the Arts and Crafts Movement.

He was also a poet, artist, philosopher, typographer and political theorist. Inwith a group of friends, he started the decorating business Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co.

providing beautiful.Report of William E. Morris & Philip M. Price, civil engineers, on the survey of a route to avoid the Schuylkill inclined plane and crossing the Schuylkill.