Title: Labouring Children : British Immigrant Apprentices to Canada, 1869-1924.
Publisher:  University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1994, ISBN:080207443X
Seller ID: 94858
PARR, Joy. Labouring Children : British Immigrant Apprentices to Canada, 1869-1924. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (1994). Pp [i]-xxii,(8),11-181,(3),+ 8 pp plates. Index. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. A volume in the Reprints in Canadian History series (originally published in 1980), with a new introduction. Contents : 1. British Working Children. 2. Salvation and the Safety-valve. 3. The Promised Land. 4. Family Strategy and Philanthropic Abduction. 5. Apprenticed or Adopted. 6. Household and School. 7. Adulthood. 8. Twentieth-century Policy. Appendix: Analysis of Case Records. Penned name, else very good. 15.00