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Dover, 1994 (softcover)
Victorian London Street Life in Historic Photographs
Thomson, John
: Dover Publications. 1994.
134pp. Illustrated. [Victorian London]
ISBN: 0486281213

Casebook Review:

This volume was originally published as Street Life in London in 1877. Through text and photographs the book profiles 36 members of London's underclass in the late 1800s. Some of the profiles are generic-"London Cabmen"; "Covent Garden Flower Women" -while others describe a particular person-" `Hookey Alf' of Whitechapel." An interesting and unusual history and reference title. (Library Journal)


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  Social Conditions
       Press Reports: Blood Money to Whitechapel 
       Press Reports: Boston Daily Globe - 10 December 1888 
       Press Reports: East London Observer - 17 August 1889 
       Press Reports: Eastern Post and City Chronicle - 7 December 1889 
       Press Reports: Echo - 9 October 1888 
       Press Reports: Punch - 29 September 1888 
       Press Reports: Reno Evening Gazette - 5 December 1888 
       Press Reports: Sheboygan Press - 5 April 1910 
       Press Reports: Star - 10 November 1888 
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