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water of the wondrous isles.

by William Morris

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Published by Longmans, Green, and Co. in New York, London, [etc.] .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationx, 553, [2] p.
Number of Pages553
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14048017M

His design for The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer is a masterpiece. Morris was quietly approached with an offer of the Poet Laureateship after the death of Tennyson in , but declined. William Morris died at age 62 on 3rd October in London. Here we present The Water of the Wondrous Isles. Buy The Water of the Wondrous Isles () by William Morris (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6).

Drawing on medieval legend and age-old fantasy tropes, William Morris' Water of the Wondrous Isles combines the best of both of these genres and updates them with an interesting thematic twist: the heroic figure who leads the quest is a plucky, spirited young girl. Fans of classic fantasy will relish this exquisitely wrought tale. The Water of the Wondrous Isles, by William Morris, [], full text etext at The Water of the Wondrous Isles: The First Part: Of The House Of Captivity: Chapter XVI. Birdalone Meeteth Habundia Again; and Learneth Her First Wisdom of Her.

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