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The Classic Slum

Salford Life in the First Quarter of the Century. Ill. Sprache: Englisch.
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"A vivid, unforgettable picture of the quality-or lack of it-of life in England among 'ordinary' people."-Peter Stansky.
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Titel: The Classic Slum
Autor/en: Robert Roberts

ISBN: 014013624X
EAN: 9780140136241
Salford Life in the First Quarter of the Century.
Ill.
Sprache: Englisch.
Penguin Books Ltd

26. Juli 1990 - kartoniert - 288 Seiten

Beschreibung

"A vivid, unforgettable picture of the quality-or lack of it-of life in England among 'ordinary' people."-Peter Stansky.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

1 Class Structure
2 Possessions
3 Manners and Morals
4 Governors, Pastors and Masters
5 The Common Scene
6 Food, Drink and Physic
7 Alma Mater
8 Culture
9 The Great Release
10 High Days and After
Appendices
1 Conducted Tour
2 Snuffy
3 Bronze Mushrooms
Select Bibliography
Index
Illustrations
The photographs, which have not been published before, were taken around the early 1900s by a Worsley man, Samuel Coulthurst, who went about Salford dressed as a rag and bone merchant with his camera concealed on a handcart.
1. Corner shop
2. A muffler-white, if possible, for the Lord's day
3. Some were too poor to buy at the old clothes shops
4. General dealer
5. The clothiers
6. Women of the time I
7. Women of the time II
8. Water for the wheel: a knife and scissors grinder
9. Hawkers at rest
10. 'The short way out of Manchester'
11. A barrel organ called Tuesdays and Saturdays
12. Theatre by the market
13. Boys haggling at the hen market



Portrait

Robert Roberts was born in a Salford slum in 1905, the son of corner shopkeepers. After school he was an engineering apprentice for seven years and was then unemployed for three years, during which he studied languages and how to start a revolution. While a teacher he began to write stories, plays, BBC scripts and stories, several of which won him scholarships and awards. After sixteen years of hill farming, Robert Roberts started to teach in prisons and became an acknowledged expert on adult illiteracy. Until his death, he was a well-known lecturer on this subject, both in universities and on the BBC. His other books are Imprisoned Tongues and A Ragged Schooling.
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