Dickens and the workhouse : Oliver Twist and the London poor / Ruth Richardson.

The recent discovery that as a young man Charles Dickens lived only a few doors from a major London workhouse made headlines worldwide, and the campaign to save the workhouse from demolition caught the public imagination. Internationally, the media immediately grasped the idea that Oliver Twist'...

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Main Author: Richardson, Ruth.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
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