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London labour and the London poor

Henry Mayhew

London labour and the London poor

a cyclopaedia of the condition and earnings of thosethat will work, those that cannot work, and those that will not work

by Henry Mayhew

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Published by Griffin, Bohn in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Henry Mayhew. Vol.3, The London street folk.
The Physical Object
Pagination439p.
Number of Pages439
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16534361M

London Labour and the London Poor was written by Henry Mayhew as a series of articles for the Morning Chronicle. The articles were compiled into a three volume set of books in , with a fourth volume being added in , co-written by Bracebridge Hemyng, John Binny and Andrew Halliday. This Study Guide consists of approximately 34 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of London Labour and the London Poor. Religion is a major theme in Mayhew's work. He queries every person interviewed about his or.

Henry Mayhew London Labour and the London Poor Read by David Timson unabridged. London Labour and the London Poor is a rare and fascinating insight into the lives and struggles of the 19th-century poor. Written by journalist and reformer Henry Mayhew, a founder and editor of the satirical magazine Punch, it collects hundreds of testimonials from the lower strata of Victorian society. Dec 10,  · London Labour and the London Poor Volume II by Henry MAYHEW ( - ) Genre(s): Social Science (Culture & Anthropology), Modern (19th C) Read by: Gillian Hendrie in English.

Jan 18,  · EMBED (for vega-books.com hosted blogs and vega-books.com item tags). London Labour and the London Poor is an extraordinary work of investigative journalism, a work of literature, and a groundbreaking work of sociology. Mayhew conducted hundreds of interviews with London's street traders, entertainers, thieves and beggars which revealed that the 'two nations' of rich and poor in Victorian Britain were much closer.


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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.

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May 15,  · London Labour and the London Poor is a key work in the development of investigative journalism. Dr Mary L Shannon describes how Henry Mayhew conducted numerous interviews with street-sellers, sweepers and sewer-hunters, in order to share their stories with the reading public.

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Book digitized by Google from the London labour and the London poor book of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Addeddate 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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Oct 15,  · 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: Selections (World's classics;no) by Henry Mayhew and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at vega-books.com Apr 30,  · London Labour and the London Poor originated in a series of newspaper articles written by the great journalist Henry Mayhew between and A dozen years later, it had grown into the fullest picture we have of labouring people in the world's greatest city in the nineteenth century: a four volume account of the hopes, customs, grievances /5(5).

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(59). May 08,  · The book inspired by Mayhew’s credo, London Labour and the London Poor, is a masterpiece of reportage and social observation. Researched and written around the. An extraordinary work of investigative journalism, literature, and sociology, London Labour and the London Poor originated in a series of articles for a local newspaper and grew into a massive record of the daily life of Victorian London's underclass.

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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.

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Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.A Londoner, and London history buff, he read London Labour and the London Poor inthen began researching the life of Henry Mayhew.

He has since edited the Penguin Little Black Classic on Mayhew inand has published articles on Mayhew on the London Historians’ Blog and in the Wandwsorth Historian magazine.The Project Gutenberg EBook of London Labour and the London Poor (Vol. 1 of 4), by Henry Mayhew This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.