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The Life of William Morris

John William Mackail

"The Life of William Morris" by John William Mackail, published in 1899, delves into the captivating journey of one of the most influential figures of the Victorian era. William Morris was not just a visionary designer and craftsman; he was a prolific poet, a fervent socialist, and a key figure in the British Arts and Crafts Movement. Mackail's meticulous biography offers a comprehensive exploration of Morris's multifaceted life, from his early artistic endeavors to his later political activism. Through rich prose and insightful analysis, this book unveils the complexities of Morris's character, his enduring impact on art, literature, and social change, making it an essential read for anyone fascinated by the intersection of creativity and activism in the 19th century.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Mamba Press
  • Publish Date: May 21st, 2024
  • Pages: 692
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 1.52in - 1.91lb
  • EAN: 9798869383181
  • Categories: Europe - Great Britain - Victorian Era (1837-1901)GeneralActivism & Social Justice