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Yours Truly, Philip Webb

To Sydney Cockerell and Emery Walker, 20 November 1902 (V&A)

To Sydney Cockerell and Emery Walker, 20 November 1902 (V&A)

So far as any written memorial of me is concerned, I don’t care two crossed straws, whether it perceives, or has its nose in a horse’s nosebag – and there may be fifty written for all I care, & each signed by the P. 217 more words

Philip Webb

Thrown Off Hammersmith Bridge

It wasn’t who was thrown off Hammersmith Bridge, but what. And as it happened over a hundred years ago, you’d expect it to be long forgotten. 2,377 more words

People

Yours Truly, Philip Webb

Sydney Cockerell (16 July 1867 – 1 May 1962), an English museum curator and collector, reflects on Webb’s death:
I was privileged to be when the end came. 81 more words

Philip Webb

The lost font

I think most people who have nothing to do with printing or design would admit that until word processors replaced type-writers, most of us wouldn’t know one font form another. 453 more words

Books

Up Then, Fair Phoenix Bride

Sometimes I wish I could go back in time and tell my younger self the great pearls of wisdom I now know to be absolute truth. 260 more words

My Soul Leapt

'Morris and Me'

On Thursday, we once again made our way to the William Morris Society to explore more of the treasures they hold. This time, WMS’ Alice gave us a private tour of Emery Walker’s house on Hammersmith Terrace, which is a short walk down the Thames from Kelmscott House where the society is based. 409 more words

William Morris

Monday August 11th

This is the photo of the moon taken on our way back to the hotel after dinner last night,  The moon is large as it is the closest it ever gets to Earth. 236 more words

William Morris