Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Icelandic Journals” as Want to Read:
William Morris's routes through southwest Iceland can still be followed, possibly, though not necessarily as for Morris's party, on horseback. Morris was plump, unfit and relatively untravelled, but his enthusiasm, grit and phenomenal eye for detail sustained him for six weeks in 1871 and a further two in 1873 through 'the most romantic of all deserts.' Morris kept few dia ...more
Hardcover, 187 pages
Published August 1st 1997 by Mare's Nest
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-30 of 47)
William Morris was an English architect, furniture and textile designer, artist, writer, socialist and Marxist associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and the English Arts and Crafts Movement. Morris wrote and published poetry, fiction, and translations of ancient and medieval texts throughout his life. His best-known works include The Defence of Guenevere and Other Poems (1858), The Earthl ...moreMore about William Morris...