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Arts & Crafts Churches

Arts & Crafts Churches

Lund Humphries, 2020 Author: Alec Hamilton Read review by Imogen Hart. From the publisher's website: This comprehensive overview provides the first detailed account of the phenomenon of the Arts & Crafts church, examining more than 200 of the finest examples,...

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Book Review: Arts & Crafts Churches, Alec Hamilton

Book Review: Arts & Crafts Churches, Alec Hamilton

Reviewed by Imogen Hart. The Arts and Crafts movement elevated the ideal of a public decorative art. Church commissions provided opportunities to carry out ambitious, collaborative, communal artistic projects employing a range of materials. Alec Hamilton has published an invaluable new guide for anyone interested in exploring this important dimension of the Arts and Crafts movement. Hamilton’s accessible book offers a comprehensive study of more than 200 Arts and Crafts churches in England, Wales, and Scotland.

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William Morris’s Flowers

William Morris’s Flowers

Thames & Hudson, 2019 Author: Rowan Bain From the publisher's website: "This beautifully designed, accessibly priced gift book offers a wealth of designs by Morris where flowers are the principal motif. The text traces the origins of Morris’s flower-based designs:...

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The Routledge Companion to William Morris

The Routledge Companion to William Morris

Routledge, 2021 Editor: Florence S. Boos From the publisher's website: This Companion draws together historical and critical responses to the impressive range of Morris’s multi-faceted life and activities: his homes, travels, family, business practices, decorative...

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Teaching William Morris

Teaching William Morris

Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2019 Editors: Jason D. Martinek And Elizabeth Carolyn Miller From the publisher's website: A prolific artist, writer, designer, and political activist, William Morris remains remarkably powerful and relevant today. But how do you...

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