William Morris was an English novelist, poet, translator and socialist activist. Morris began publishing poetry and short stories in the Oxford and Cambridge Magazine. He founded these magazines with his friends during the period when he was at university.
‘The Wood Beyond the World’ is novel by William Morris that was first published in 1894. The novel represents a bright example of fantasy with the typical features of the genre: Medieval times, knights, battles, castles etc. The central figure of the novel is Golden Walter whose wife betrays him for another man.