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The romances of William Morris

The romances of William Morris

Author: Amanda Hodgson
Publisher: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This 1987 book investigates the dismissal of William Morris's romances as self-indulgent fantasy, looking at the ways in which our sense of the 'escapism' of Morris's fairy-tale writing can be  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Adaptations
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hodgson, Amanda.
Romances of William Morris.
Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1987
Named Person: William Morris; William Morris; William Morris; William Morris
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Hodgson
ISBN: 0521320755 9780521320757
OCLC Number: 13642964
Description: xii, 219 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: Preface; Chronology; Introduction: 'the embodiment of dreams'; 1. 'That old beautiful land': the early romances; 2. 'The dread eternity': The Earthly Paradise; 3. 'The dawn that waketh the dead': Sigurd the Volsung; 4. 'A true conception of history': the political romances; 5. 'The very garden of God': the last romances; Notes; Select bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Amanda Hodgson.
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