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London for Labour

George Lansbury

London for Labour

by George Lansbury

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Published by I.L.P. Publication Dept in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labour Party (Great Britain).,
  • London (England) -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementby George Lansbury.
    ContributionsIndependent Labour Party (Great Britain). Publication Department.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11p. :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21246303M

    London Labour and the London Poor is a masterpiece of personal inquiry and social observation. It is the classic account of life below the margins in the greatest Metropolis in the world and a compelling portrait of the habits, tastes, amusements, appearance, speech, humour, earnings and opinions of the labouring poor at the time of the Great. LibriVox recording of London Labour and the London Poor Volume II by Henry Mayhew. Read in English by Gillian Hendrie Subtitled, "A Cyclopaedia of the condition and earnings of those that will work, those that cannot work, and those that will not work.".

    London labour and the London poor. [Henry Mayhew] -- Offers a detailed description of everyday life among Victorian London's poor and shares interviews with workers in various occupations. N.Y., U.S.A.: Penguin Books, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Henry Mayhew. Find more information about: ISBN.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. London Labour and the London Poor, Vol. 2 by Henry Mayhew - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg.

    The book is the edited fourth book of " London Labour and the Poor" that Henry Mayhew had published in this time surveying the lawless, the outcasts and the enemies of society including prostitutes, pimps, pawnbrokers, river pirates, thieves, pickpockets and many more people in the London is a valuable contemporary. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mayhew, Henry, London labour and the London poor. New York, Dover Publications [] (OCoLC)


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London Labour and the London Poor is Henry Mayhew’s classic investigation into the lives of nineteenth century street traders, who made their living making, finding and selling things on the streets of London. My favourite parts of the book were portraits of individuals based on interviews.

All of Mayhew’s subjects speak in their own voices/5. With an Introduction by Rosemary O'Day. London Labour and the London Poor is a masterpiece of personal inquiry and social observation.

It is the classic account of life below the margins in the greatest Metropolis in the world and a compelling portrait of the habits, tastes, amusements, appearance, speech, humour, earnings and opinions of the labouring poor at the time of the Great Cited by: London labour and the London poor User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Journalist Mayhew wrote these texts as newspaper articles between and He exposed the underbelly of London's 5/5(3).

74 rows    Mayhew's London being selections from 'London labour and the London 1/5(1). London Labour and the London Poor examines at length the various marginalized people one might have encountered on the streets of London during the mid- s.

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The best nonfiction books: No 66 – London Labour and the London Poor by Henry Mayhew () The influence of the Victorian journalist’s. Life and Labour of the People in London was a multi-volume book by Charles Booth which provided a survey of the lives and occupations of the working class of late 19th century London.

The first edition was published in two volumes as Life and Labour of the People, Vol. I () and Labour and Life of the People, Vol II (). Buy London Labour and the London Poor (Classics of World Literature) First Edition by Mayhew, Henry, O-Day, Rosemary, Griffith, Tom (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Journalist Mayhew wrote these texts as newspaper articles between and He exposed the underbelly of London's impoverished masses, some working, some begging, others stealing. Dickens, it ain't. Read full review5/5(1). Podcast. London Labour and the London Poor Podcast.

David Timson introduces London Labour and the London Poor and its author Henry Mayhew, who in founded the satirical magazine Punch before his social conscience moved him to expose in his remarkable book the terrible poverty in London – then the richest city in the world.

Listen below or download the podcast. Mayhew wrote his articles, collected together as London Labour and the London Poor (), in the decades that Dickens wrote Dombey and Son and Bleak House, and Mayhew’s work is every bit as vivid and surprising as a Dickens novel. Buy London Labour and the London Poor (Oxford World's Classics) by Mayhew, Henry, Douglas-Fairhurst, Robert (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:   If you want to know how it was like for the lower working class in London and their daily routines and rituals, this is the book, written by someone who interviewed the ragtag army of merchants and menial workers who ecked out a meager and difficult existence of those days.

Makes you appreciate living as it is today/5(37). London Labour and the London Poor was originally advertised as a "Cyclopoedia" of street life, implying that it was a compendium of facts for dipping into rather than a book. London labour and the London poor by Henry Mayhew. Publication date Publisher Dover Collection europeanlibraries Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Oxford University Language English Volume 3.

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Addeddate Mayhew's London: Being Selections From 'London Labour and the London Poor' By Henry Mayhew (First Published ). With an Introduction by Rosemary O'Day. London Labour and the London Poor is a masterpiece of personal inquiry and social observation. It is the classic account of life below the margins in the greatest Metropolis in the world and a compelling portrait of the habits, tastes, amusements, appearance, speech, humour, earnings and opinions of the labouring poor at the time of the Great Exhibition.

Unflinching reports of Londons poor from a prolific and influential English writer "London Labour and the London Poor" originated in a series of articles, later published in four volumes, written for the "Morning Chronicle" in and when journalist Henry Mayhew was at the height of his career.

Mayhew aimed simply to report the realities of the poor from a compassionate and practical 5/5(1). London Labour and the London Poor | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. About this Item: Wordsworth Editions Ltd, United Kingdom, Paperback.

Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. With an Introduction by Rosemary O' Labour and the London Poor is a masterpiece of personal inquiry and social observation.London labour and the London poor by Henry Mayhew, Charles Griffin edition, in English.London labour and the London poor: Volume 4 - Ebook written by Henry Mayhew.

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