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British working class reader, 1790-1848

R. K. Webb

British working class reader, 1790-1848

literacy and social tension

by R. K. Webb

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Published by A. M. Kelley in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Working class -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Social sciences -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Social classes -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby R. K. Webb.
      SeriesReprints of economic classics
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8389 .W42 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p.
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5198950M
      ISBN 100678005788
      LC Control Number75022062

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1790-1848 book is, in fact, a brilliantly illuminating analysis of the impulses that shaped working-class reading culture, from sheer. Works that were out of copyright were always cheap to purchase – hence, in part, the familiarity of many working class readers with Defoe and Fielding.

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First published in Too often aspects of working-class life have been treated as distinct and separate. The contributors to this volume are aware of the dangers of such atomisation and have attempted to bring together a collection of studies which add to our knowledge of life in that time.

The examinations of family, health, work, leisure and criminal Reviews: 1. English literature, the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles (including Ireland) from the 7th century to the present day. The major literatures written in English outside the British Isles are treated separately under American literature, Australian literature, Canadian literature, and New Zealand literature.

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