The Victorian Working Class: Selections from Letters to the by P. E. Razzell,R. W. Wainwright

By P. E. Razzell,R. W. Wainwright

In 1849, the Morning Chronicle, a number one Victorian newspaper, launched into a social research of operating type existence in England and Wales. Set within the instant context of shock over Chartism and the cholera epidemic, its goal was once to supply a whole and targeted description of the ethical, highbrow, fabric and actual situation of the economic negative.

First released in 1973, this booklet displays in the course of the survey the hugely complicated nature of nineteenth-century social constitution all through England and South Wales, overlaying descriptions of contrasting political orientations, paintings and rest styles, intercourse and relations, schooling and faith. In doing so, it presents a vintage creation to the social buildings of the operating category through the 19th century.

This booklet can be of curiosity to these learning Victorian historical past and sociology.

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