Author:William Morris

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William Morris
English artist, writer, socialist and activist; one of the principal founders of the British arts and crafts movement, a writer of poetry and fiction and a pioneer of the socialist movement in Britain
This author wrote articles for the Encyclopædia Britannica, Ninth Edition
Articles written by this author are designated in the EB9 by the initials "W. Mo."

This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica
Articles written by this author are designated in the EB1911 by the initials "W. Mo."

William Morris


  • Early romances of William Morris in prose and verse, 1907 (external scan)
  • Stories from Morris, 1907 (external scan)
  • The collected works of William Morris; with introductions by his daughter May Morris, 1910
    • v. 1. The defence of Guenevere. The hollow land.
    • v. 2. The life and death of Jason.
    • v. 3-6. The earthly paradise.
    • v. 7. The story of Grettir the Strong. The story of the Volsungs and Niblungs.
    • v. 8. Journals of travel in Iceland. 1871. 1873.(external scan)
    • v. 9. Love is enough. Poems by the way.
    • v. 10. Three northern love stories. The tale of Beowulf.
    • v. 11. The Æneids of Virgil.
    • v. 12. The story of Sigurd the Volsung and the fall of the Niblungs.
    • v. 13. the Odyssey of Homer done into English verse.
    • v. 14. The house of the Wolfings. The story of the Glittering plain.
    • v. 15. The roots of the mountains.
    • v. 16. News from Nowhere. A dream of John Ball. A king's lesson.
    • v. 17. The wood beyond the world. Child Christopher. Old French romances.
    • v. 18-19. The well at the world's end.--v. 20. The water of the wondrous isles.
    • v. 21. The sundering flood. Unfinished romances.
    • v. 22. Hopes and fears for art. Lectures on art and industry.
    • v. 23. Signs of change. Lectures on socialism.
    • v. 24. Scenes from the fall of Troy and other poems and fragments




Individual poems[edit]

Short works: Essays, Lectures and Addresses[edit]



Contributions to EB1911[edit]


Work about Morris[edit]

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