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wood beyond the world

William Morris

wood beyond the world

by William Morris

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1894 ed. published by Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, Eng.

Statementby William Morris.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5079 .W6 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4425846M
ISBN 100192813013
LC Control Number79041626

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morris, William, Wood beyond the world. London: G. Prior, (OCoLC) Material Type. Genre/Form: Bookplates (Provenance) Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morris, William, Wood beyond the world. London, Lawrence and.

Text of The Wood Beyond the World Other Editions. The Wood Beyond the World, Kelmscott Press Edition (click on lower right of page for turning) The Wood Beyond the World, London: Lawrence and Bullen, Early draft, "The King's Son and the Carle's Son," images, Society of Antiquaries, London ; Early draft, "The King's Son and the Carle's Son," transcription. _The Wood Beyond the World_ is a splendid tale, told in a romantic style and written in a pseudo-archaic English. The plot is full of tension, and the descriptions of the Wood, the characters, and the rustic scenery are all exquisitely painted. Morris was a founding member of the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood, and perhaps the best way to think of this story is as the literary equivalent of a 4/5(2).

The Wood Beyond The World. likes 47 talking about this. Original art inspired by folklore and the British countryside. Prints, cards and art on ers: Genre/Form: Comics (Graphic works) Fantasy fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morris, William, Wood beyond the world. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press,


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