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Title Useful toil : autobiographies of working people from the 1820s to the 1920s / edited by John Burnett
Published Harmondsworth [etc.] : Penguin, 1977

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 MELB  305.5620941 Bur/Uta  AVAILABLE
Description 365 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Series Pelican books
Pelican book.
Analysis England Working classes ca 1820-ca 1930 Collections
Notes '... assembles twenty-seven extracts from autobiographies and diaries of working people' - cover
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 1974
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [357] - 365
Subject Labor -- Great Britain -- Personal narratives.
Labor movement -- Great Britain -- Personal narratives.
Working class -- Great Britain -- Personal narratives.
Working class -- England -- History -- Sources.
Working class -- Great Britain -- History.
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Burnett, John, 1925-2006.
ISBN 0140219943 (paperback)