William Morris

William Morris was born in March of 1834 at Elm House in Walthamstow, Essex, England. His father, after whom he was named, was a financier, and his mother, Emma Morris, was a descendent of a wealthy family from Worcester. Read more about William Morris.

Prologue of the Earthly Paradise

‘Prologue of the Earthly Paradise’ speaks of a poet’s intention to create a paradise on earth in which one can escape their troubles. 

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