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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 16 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book William Morris
    William Morris's Socialist Diary - by Florence Boos

    £10.00   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781910170496 | ISBN 10: 1910170496

    William Morris was the most prominent artist and writer to embrace the new socialist movement of the 1880s. As the leader of one of Britain’s two major socialist organisations from 1885 to 1890, his personal example and dedication inspired and enco ... more

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  • Cover image of book V&A Introduces: William Morris by William Morris
    V&A Introduces: William Morris - by William Morris

    £6.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780141387222 | ISBN 10: 014138722x

    An accessible and exciting approach to William Morris, a true art and design hero. The beautifully designed book will look at William Morris as an artist and culture shaper and include his most famous work. ... more

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  • Cover image of book William Morris ABC (Board Book) by William Morris, illustrated by Elizabeth Catchpole
    William Morris ABC (Board Book) - by William Morris, illustrated by Elizabeth Catchpole

    £6.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780141387581 | ISBN 10: 0141387580

    With this beautifully illustrated board book, learn your first words with William Morris and his lovely designs.  Starting with a for apple and ending with z for zebra, this is the perfect introduction to first words for very young children. ... more

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  • Cover image of book William Morris 123 (Board Book) by William Morris, illustrated by Elizabeth Catchpole
    William Morris 123 (Board Book) - by William Morris, illustrated by Elizabeth Catchpole

    £6.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780141387598 | ISBN 10: 0141387599

    With this beautifully illustrated board book, learn your numbers with William Morris and his lovely designs.  Starting with one tree and ending with 10 butterflies, this is the perfect introduction to counting for very young children. ... more

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  • Cover image of book Questions of Travel: William Morris in Iceland by Lavinia Greenlaw
    Questions of Travel: William Morris in Iceland - by Lavinia Greenlaw

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781910749562 | ISBN 10: 1910749567

    The Victorian artist and activist William Morris travelled to Iceland in search of an answer to the problem of how to live. His intimate journals, written for a friend, unconsciously explore questions of travel, noting his reaction to the idea of lea ... more

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  • Cover image of book The William Morris Colouring Book by William Morris
    The William Morris Colouring Book - by William Morris

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781786330437 | ISBN 10: 1786330431

    Pick up your pencils and make each of these famed William Morris patterns your own.  Taking nature as his inspiration, William Morris created over a hundred intricate and iconic wallpaper, textile and embroidery designs. As much a poet and ac ... more

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  • Cover image of book William Morris: Words & Wisdom by William Morris
    William Morris: Words & Wisdom - by William Morris

    £10.00   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781855144941 | ISBN 10: 1855144948

    A collection of observations by, and about, the great British polymath, visionary, designer and writer. Accompanied by images of Morris, his work and his collaborators.   'I do not want art for a few, any more than I want education for a few, ... more

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  • Cover image of book William Morris: Masterpieces of Art by Michael Robinson
    William Morris: Masterpieces of Art - by Michael Robinson

    £12.99   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781783612130 | ISBN 10: 1783612134

    William Morris was an outstanding character of many talents, being an architect, writer, social campaigner, artist and, with his Kelmscott Press, an important figure of the Arts and Crafts movement.  Many of us probably know him best, however, f ... more

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  • Cover image of book William Morris and the Arts & Crafts Home by Pamela Todd
    William Morris and the Arts & Crafts Home - by Pamela Todd

    £19.95   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780500290231 | ISBN 10: 0500290237

    Now available in paperback, Pamela Todds book celebrates William Morriss genius, presenting a thorough overview of his life and career, while setting out his guiding principles so that a modern audience can recreate the Arts & Crafts style in their ... more

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  • Cover image of book William Morris: Romantic to Revolutionary (2nd revised edition) by E.P. Thompson
    William Morris: Romantic to Revolutionary (2nd revised edition) - by E.P. Thompson

    £20.00   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780850366808 | ISBN 10: 0850366801

    William Morris the great 19th century craftsman, architect, designer, poet and writer remains a monumental figure whose influence resonates powerfully today. As an intellectual (and author of the seminal utopian News From Nowhere), his concern wi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Art, Theatre and Women
    Art, Theatre and Women's Suffrage - by Irene Cockroft and Susan Croft

    £7.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781906582081 | ISBN 10: 1906582084

    An exploration of the creative explosion that occurred when the campaign for the vote brought together the talents of so many female writers and artists at the start of the 20th century.   An overview of the artists, designers, writers ... more

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  • Cover image of book William Morris: A Life for Our Time by Fiona MacCarthy
    William Morris: A Life for Our Time - by Fiona MacCarthy

    £30.00   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780571255597 | ISBN 10: 0571255590

    Since his death in 1896, William Morris has come to be regarded as one of the giants of the nineteenth century. But his genius was so many-sided and so profound that its full extent has rarely been grasped. Many people may find it hard to believe tha ... more

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  • Cover image of book News from Nowhere by William Morris
    News from Nowhere - by William Morris

    £7.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780199539192 | ISBN 10: 0199539197

    'The only English utopia since More's that deserves to be remembered as literature.' News from Nowhere (1890) is the best-known prose work of William Morris. The novel describes the encounter between a visitor from the nineteenth century, William Gu ... more

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  • Cover image of book Useful Work versus Useless Toil by William Morris
    Useful Work versus Useless Toil - by William Morris

    £4.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780141036700 | ISBN 10: 0141036702

    Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enriche ... more

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  • Cover image of book News from Nowhere and Other Writings by William Morris
    News from Nowhere and Other Writings - by William Morris

    £9.99   paperback   (1993) - ISBN 13: 9780140433302 | ISBN 10: 0140433309

    Poet, pattern-designer, environmentalist and maker of fine books, William Morris (1834-96) was also a committed socialist and visionary writer, obsessively concerned with the struggle to achieve a perfect society on earth.   News From Nowhere, ... more

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  • Cover image of book William Morris and News from Nowhere: A Vision of Our Time by Edited by Stephen Coleman and Paddy Paddy O
    William Morris and News from Nowhere: A Vision of Our Time - by Edited by Stephen Coleman and Paddy Paddy O'Sullivan

    £9.95   paperback   (1990) - ISBN 13: 9781870098373 | ISBN 10: 1870098374

    This book marks the centenary of the publication of William Morris' most celebrated work, the utopian novel News from Nowhere. Originally received a backward-looking and hopelessly romantic, News from Nowhere was in reality ahead of its time, articul ... more

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