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'Topsy' : William Morris

Author: Douglas Skeggs; Peter Champness; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Art historian Douglas Skeggs addresses the many achievements of the boisterous and energetic "Topsy", 19th-century Great Britain's most influential designer, founder of the Arts and Crafts Movement, socialist reformer, and Tennyson's heir to the position of Poet Laureate--which he declined. Topics from every period of his life are discussed in evocative detail.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: William Morris; William Morris
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Skeggs; Peter Champness; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
ISBN: 073652245X 9780736522458
OCLC Number: 45366005
Credits: Music, Jeremy Nicholas.
Description: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: written and presented by Douglas Skeggs ; produced and directed by Peter Champness.

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Art historian Douglas Skeggs addresses the many achievements of the boisterous and energetic "Topsy", 19th-century Great Britain's most influential designer, founder of the Arts and Crafts Movement, socialist reformer, and Tennyson's heir to the position of Poet Laureate--which he declined. Topics from every period of his life are discussed in evocative detail.

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