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William Morris by himself

William Morris

William Morris by himself

designs and writings

by William Morris

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Published by Time Warner in London .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Gillan Naylor.
    ContributionsNaylor, Gillian.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination221p. :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22135152M
    ISBN 100316728128
    OCLC/WorldCa56009224

    William Morris discusses his amazing three decade friendship with four music legends Prentiss Barnes and Harvey Fuqua of The Moonglows, Bill Pinkney of The Original Drifters and Rufus McKay of The Red Tops and Ink Spots that he writes about in his book, This Magic Moment, My Journey of Faith, Friends and the Father's Love. Buy a cheap copy of William Morris by Himself: Designs and book by William Morris. William Morris is the most influential British designer of the last years and this collection combines Morris's writings with his famous designs for wallpaper, Free shipping over $/5(1).

    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 The Online Books Page. Online Books by. William Morris (Morris, William, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Morris, William, The Aims of Art (London: Office of "The Commonweal", ) multiple formats at Google; US access only.

    William Morris, St. George cabinet - designed by his friend Philip Webb and painted by Morris himself and his friends, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and Edward Burne-Jones for Red House, Morris's first married home. William Morris and the Decorative Arts. The finest achievement of the Kelmscott Press — The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, designed by Morris and illustrated by his old friend Burne-Jones — appeared shortly before his death: the most beautiful book of its day, it serves as a fitting tribute both to Chaucer — .


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William Morris is the most influential British designer of the last years and this collection combines Morris’s writings with his famous designs for wallpaper, fabrics, tapestries, embroideries, carpets, books and stained by: 5.

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. His best-known works include The Defence of Guenevere and Other Poems (), The/5.

William Morris Stained Glass Coloring Book (Dover Design Stained Glass Coloring Book) by William Morris, A. Smith Paperback. $ Only 14 left in stock (more on the way). 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.

Buy William Morris By Himself: Designs and Writings New edition by Naylor, Dr. Gillian, Bernard, Bruce (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(7). William Morris, English designer, craftsman, poet, and early socialist, whose designs for furniture, fabrics, stained glass, wallpaper, and other decorative arts generated the Arts and Crafts movement in England and revolutionized Victorian taste.

Morris was born in. Morris himself produced a strong variety of work which has been researched and documented in great detail by British historians over the past two decades.

In recent years the Art and Crafts movement has received particular interest and this has brought increased exposure to the career of William Morris and also led to an increase in the amount.

“The Collected Works of William Morris: With Introductions by His Daughter May Morris”, p, Cambridge University Press 29 Copy quote A man at work, making something which he feels will exist because he is working at it and wills it, is exercising the energies of his.

William Morris is best known as the 19th century's most celebrated designer, but he was also a driven polymath who spent much of his life fighting the consensus. A key figure in the Arts & Crafts Movement, Morris championed a principle of handmade production that didn't chime with the Victorian era's focus on industrial 'progress'.

William Morris by Himself: Designs and Writings (Artist by Himself) by Gillian Naylor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library. William Morris by himself: designs and writings.

[William Morris; Gillian Naylor] -- This series compile text, letters, and works by the artists, the latter of which are presented in hundreds of brilliantly colored reproductions. This unique style allows the reader to intimately. News from Nowhere () is a classic work combining utopian socialism and soft science fiction written by the artist, designer and socialist pioneer William Morris.

In the book, the narrator, William Guest, falls asleep after returning from a meeting of the Socialist League and awakes to find himself in a future society based on common.

William 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. Bibliographical note: The best accounts of Morris’s library are two chapters by Paul Needham (though in both cases he limits his discussion mainly to fifteenth- and early sixteenth-century books) in William Morris and the Art of the Book (New York: Pierpont Morgan Library and Oxford University Press, ), pp.

21–47, and Under the Hammer: Book Auctions since the Seventeenth. 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.

William Morris Notes. William Morris (aged 51), William Morris was a leading member of the Arts and Crafts Movement. Morris is mostly known as a designer of patterns for wallpaper and textiles.

Morris was also an artist, designer, printer, typographer, bookbinder, craftsman, poet, writer and champion of socialist ideals.

WILLIAM MORRIS BY HIMSELF is a tribute to an exceptional man, whose work and reputation have survived for more than a century, and conveys something of the man that he was, as well as his achievements. Subjects; Individual artists ; History of art & design styles: c to c / Monographs.

Hardcover book, titled William Morris By Himself: Designs and Writings, published by Little, Brown & Co. inedited by Gillian Naylor, focusing on the story of pre-Raphaelite writer and designer William Morris through his own words and work. Includes dust jacket.

Morris fabrics and wallpapers in museum collections have been photographed specially for this book and are accompanied by many of his original pencil and water color designs, including sketches and preparatory works. William Morris by Himself is a tribute to an exceptional man, whose work and reputation have survived for more than a : Gillian Naylor.

William Morris, Author. likes. This page focuses on Morris' book and audiobook entitled This Magic Moment: My Journey of Faith, Friends and the Father's Love about his unlikely deep friendship 5/5.

The study at Kelmscott, the home of William Morris, c. For Morris himself, the business did not work out terribly well. There was healthy demand from the well-to-do. The Morris lines of furniture, wallpaper, fabrics and lamps continued to sell for many years.

But he didn’t manage to break into the wider, bigger markets that he aspired to.William Morris in Applique: Six Stunning Projects and Over Forty Individual Designs: 6 Stunning Projects and Over 40 Individual Designs by Michele Hill | 30 Nov out of 5 stars William Morris & Gillian Naylor WILLIAM MORRIS BY HIMSELF Designs and Writings 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York New York Graphic Society Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.

Small area of sticker removal to front pastedown. First US Edition as Rating: % positive.