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Book Design & Calligraphy


Kelmscott Chaucer open book

Morris's own works published at the Kelmscott Press, along with first editions, are included in the William Morris Archive  in page turning format. These include:

See also:

  • William Morris,"Cupid and Psyche": wood-engraved proof for projected edition of Morris's The Earthly Paradise [ca. 1868], illustration by Edward Burne-Jones.
  • William Morris, The Tables Turned (1887): front cover [Mark Samuels Lasner collection, on loan to the University of Delaware Library].
  • William Morris, The Story of Gunnlaug the Worm-Tongue: designed by Morris using Chiswick Press reproduction of Caxton's type (1890) [Mark Samuels Lasner collection, on loan to the University of Delaware Library].
  • Kelmscott Press colophon designed by Morris.
  • proof of initial letters designed by Morris [University of Texas].
  • specimen sheet showing the three typefaces designed by Morris.
  • initials drawn by Morris [University of Florida].

Kelmscot graphicSome Kelmscott Press images
for books not included in the Morris Online Edition:

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