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Victorian working women : portraits from life / Michael Hiley.

; Munby, Arthur Joseph, 1828-1910
1st U.S. ed.. Boston : D.R. Godine, [1980] .
ISBN 0879233249, 9780879233242

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HD6135 .H54 1980 (show me on map) Available Request
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Georgetown
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HD6135 .H54 1980 Available Request
Other Authors Munby, Arthur Joseph, 1828-1910.
Subjects Femmes -- Travail -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire.
Great Britain.
Munby, Arthur Joseph, 1828-1910.
Women -- Employment -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Women -- Employment.
Working class women -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Working class women.
Description 142 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
©1979
Notes Includes extracts from A.J. Munby's diaries interwoven with author's narrative as well as other documents and photographs taken from the A.J. Munby collection in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Victorian working women -- Working women -- 'Suggestive contrasts' -- Who should wear the trousers? -- A real social evil? -- 'Honest labour bears a lovely face' -- Portraits from life -- Wigan Pit brow girls -- South Wales Mine tip girls -- Women miners in Belgium -- Fishergirls of the Yorkshire Coast -- London milkwomen -- Female gymnasts -- Maids-of-all-work.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5940948
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Hiley, Michael.
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