William Morris Archive

Early Poems, Beinecke Library MS. 1595

Bibliographic Citation

William Morris, “Early Poems, Beinecke Library MS. 1595,” William Morris Archive, accessed July 16, 2024, https://morrisarchive.lib.uiowa.edu/items/show/2688.


Early Poems, Beinecke Library MS. 1595


William Morris


Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale
University, MS. 1595, Tinker Collection


ff. 1-22v

Table Of Contents

"The Sleeve of Gold" ff. 1-7v
"Fair Catherine" ff. 8
"About the middle of the month of June"
"That summer morning out in the green fields" [discarded opening of Defence of Guenevere],
"The Maying of Queen Guenevere"
"I am not now afraid of death