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Blatchford, Robert.
Not Guilty: a Defence of the Bottom Dog
(Clarion Press, 1906). Hardback. Spine edges and corners worn, otherwise good. 261pp. Order No. NSBK-A5491
Keywords: B0006DAEK2, Robert Blatchford, labour movement, Clarion Clubs, Clarion Movement, social history, Britain, British, England, English, Edwardian, labour history, class, heredity, working class, working classes, working-class, punishment, environment, influence of environment, period sources, contemporary comment, antiquarian
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Hill, Octavia.
Our Common Land:
(Macmillan, 1877). Hardback. Ex library with usual library stamps and markings, some wear to spine, spine ends, edges and corners. Cloth a little marked / rubbed -else good / solid. vi + 206pp. Order No. NSBK-C6431
Keywords: B001P1SGF4, housing, Octavia Hill, dwellings, philanthropy, the poor, poverty, Victorian, England, town planning, urban history, open spaces, countryside, Britain, England, British, English, history, Octavia Hill's essays, nineteenth century, papers, works, garden cities, period sources, contemporary comment, district visiting, volunteer visitors, commons, charity, charities, COS, C.O.S., Charity Organisation Society
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Anderson, Christopher.
The Domestic Constitution or the Family Circle: the Source and Test of National Stability
(W.P. Kennedy, Edinburgh, new & improved edition, 1847). Hardback. Ex library with usual library stamps & stickers, embossed cloth rubbed / slightly marked, a little splitting top spine end & internally at spine, otherwise good, tight. xviii + 464pp. Order No. NSBK-A5355
Keywords: B000W6Q560, domestic, domesticity, contemporary comment, history, Britain, British, England, English, family, families, nineteenth century, domestic constitution, national stability, nation, nationhood, parenthood, civilisation, parents, instruction, advice books, moral, moral constitution, mores, morality, obedience, domestic education, domestic government, obligation, right, duties, duty, responsibility, responsibilities, domestic circles, reason, rational, religion, religious, educating children, antiquarian
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Herbert, Robert L.
From Millet to Leger: Essays in Social Art History
(Yale UP, 2002). With plates. Hardback. New book, fine in dustwrapper. xi + 210pp. Order No. NSBK-A5557
Keywords: 0300097069, France, French, society, Europe, European, history, social history, social art history, contemporary comment, social comment, social conditions, art, social commentary, paintings, French art, nineteenth century, twentieth century, turn-of-the-century, artists, Millet, Courbet, Daubigny, Monet, Pissarro, Signac, Delaunay, Leger, Ernst, urban, industrial revolution, industry, nature, urbanisation, urbanization, industrialisation, industrialization, capitalism, cities, laissez-faire, city
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Ministry of Labour and National Service, .
Women in Industry:
(Ministry of Labour and National Service, 1945). Marvellous period source, detailing women's war work in many different industries in 1945: textiles, hosiery, engineering, clerical, warehouse, clothing, printing, rubber, plastics, food, laboratories, glass, shoes, hairdressing, etc. With illustrations and statistical information. Also considers women's labour in the pre-war and post-war periods. Hardback. Some fading and creasing to cloth and rubbing to edges, otherwise a good copy. 252pp. Order No. NSBK-C8689
Keywords: B000HBY3TQ, women and work, working women, industry, industrial, World War II, Second World War, World War Two, Ministry of Labour and National Service, social history, period sources, contemporary comment, wartime, careers, war effort, post-war, post war, wages, employment, employees, industries, earnings, textiles, hosiery, engineering, clerical work, warehouse work, clothing, printing, rubber, plastics, food, laboratory work, glass, shoes, shoe industry, hairdressing, Britain, British, England, English, labour, labor, economy, economic
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Horrocks, Sidney, ed.
Lancashire History: Historical Period: i) Hanover ii) Contemporary Broadsides
(Manc Joint Committee on Lanc Biblio, 1978). A Contribution Towards a Lancashire Bibliography 9. Hardback. Spine ends slightly bumped, otherwise good. xiv + 242pp. Order No. NSBK-A13737
Keywords: B000HBZSHM, Lancashire, Hanover, contemporary broadsides, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, nineteenth, eighteenth, century, Hanoverian
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Egan, Felim.
The Contemporary Hieroglyph: Exhibition at Kerlin Gallery, Dublin 27th April to 15th May 1990
(Kerlin Gallery Ireland, Dublin, 1990). An exhibition catalogue. Card covers. Some sl soiling to plain white covers, esp at edges, otherwise very good, clean and bright internally. Colour plates in 24pp. Order No. NSBK-F4606
Keywords: felim, egan, felim egan, kerlin, gallery, ireland, irish, northern ireland, northern, art, artist, arts, artists, paints, painter, paints, painting, paintings, modern, contemporary, 1990, hieroglyph, exhibition, catalogue, catalogues, catalog, catalogs, display, displays, collector
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Gilbey, Walter.
The Old English War-horse: Or the Great Horse as it Appears, at Intervals, in Contemporary Coins and Pictures During the Centuries of its Development into the Shire-horse. With Notes
(Vinton, 1888). Two dates in the margins of the book have sadly been crossed out in ink. Text is otherwise not annotated, but there is some light foxing / soiling on some pages, not affecting legibility. Hardback. Ex library with usual library stamps and stickers. Boards darkened / thumbed, with fraying to spine edges. A little cracking internally at spine, else good. 23pp. Order No. NSBK-A14314
Keywords: B000875WPI, horses, shire-horses, shires, war-horses, equestrian, history, rural, Victorian, coins, illustrations, agriculture, antiquarian
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Stewart, Angus, ed.
Contemporary Britain:
(RKP, 1983). Paperback. Spine creased, covers edge worn, otherwise good. ix + 262pp. Order No. NSBK-A11311
Keywords: 071009406X, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, social welfare, twentieth century, 20th, politics, political, social, race relations, middle class
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Wootton, Barbara.
The Social Foundations of Wage Policy: a Study of Contemporary British Wage and Salary Structure
(George Allen and Unwin, 2nd impression, 1956). Hardback. Ex library with usual library stamps and stickers, some marking to covers, internally good. 200pp. Order No. NSBK-A6370
Keywords: 0043310346, economics, economic, economic history, planning, economic planning, Britain, British, England, English, Barbara Wootton, twentieth century, trade unions, trade unionism, collective bargaining, employment, industry, work, unemployment, wages, salary, salaries, earnings, incomes, employers, employees, arbitration, wage policy, social policy, post war, post-war
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