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Books, 1751-1976, bulk: 1850 - 1900

 Series 3

The Books series spans from 1751 to 1976, though the bulk of the material dates from the latter half of the 19th century. This series contains poetry, literature, histories, lectures, and socialist materials from the Kelmscott press, Morris' personal llibrary, or other, non-Kelmscott presses.


  • 1751-1976
  • Majority of material found within 1850 - 1900

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to the public and must be used in the Special Collections Reading Room. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.


187 Items : Books

Existence and Location of Copies

Select books from this series have been digitized and are available in either Digital Collections or the Internet Archive. If a book has been digitized, there is a link to the scanned pages at the item level.

Copies of select books have also been digitized by other institions. To locate scans that may exist outside of UMD Libraries, please consult our research guide, William Morris and the Kelmscott Press.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742