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England's Yeomen : from life in the nineteenth century.

By: CHARLESWORTH, Maria Louisa.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Seeley, Jackson, & Halliday: 1861

Seller ID: 23626


404pp, illustrated frontispiece and title page. Original blind decorated blue cloth with gilt spine titling (some rubbing, spine discoloured, corners bumped). Edges discoloured. Half a dozen light spots on first couple of leaves; a couple of small pressed flowers with associated light staining, and some small patches of light staining where others may have been present; otherwise interior clean and fresh. Owner's inscription on Preface page. Good+. *** Improving fiction, of a religious bent, by the social reformer Maria Louisa Charlesworth (1819-1880). View more info

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London Labour and the London Poor : the classical study of the culture of poverty and the criminal classes in the 19th-century.

By: MAYHEW, Henry

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Dover: 1968

Seller ID: 18121


With a new introduction by John D. Rosenberg. Four volumes. xvi, 492pp, [2] index; 511pp; 442pp; 504pp. Engraved illustrations, maps, tables. Soft covers (diagonal crease to rear cover of Vol III). Owner's small name label on inside cover of each of the volumes. A good to very good clean set. *** 'Complete and unabridged' republication of the work first published in 1861-62. View more info

PURSUIT OF PLEASURE. High Society in the 1900s.

By: MIDDLEMAS, Keith.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1977

Seller ID: 12759


4to. 191pp, b&w and duotone illus. Original gilt dec cloth-textured papered boards. Tape marks on feps, mark on rear paste-down. Very good. View more info