William Morris Archive

The Wooing of Swanhild


Bibliographic Citation

William Morris, “The Wooing of Swanhild,” William Morris Archive, accessed December 9, 2022, https://morrisarchive.lib.uiowa.edu/items/show/2466.

Title

The Wooing of Swanhild

Alternative Title

A king of the Goths there was as tells my tale / Men called Hermenaric, a man of might

Creator

William Morris

Date

1869-1870

Publisher

British Library Add MS 45,308

Subject

medieval romance
Scandinavian romance

Coverage

Classical World

Extent

ff. 156-178

Type

poem

Relation

The Earthly Paradise

Format

autograph manuscript draft