Poverty : A Study of Town Life. Fourth Edition.

By: ROWNTREE, B. Seebohm

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ROWNTREE, B. Seebohm. Poverty : A Study of Town Life. Fourth Edition. London : Macmillan and Co., Limited / New York : The Macmillan Company, 1902. Pp[i]-xxi,(1),[1]-426,(4),+ folding coloured chart + folding coloured map of York. Index. 8vo, red cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. Con tents : 1. General Characteristics of the City of York. 2. Social and Economic Condition of the Wage-Earning Class in York. 3. The Standard of Life. 4. The Poverty Line. 5. The Immediate Causes of Poverty in York. 6. Housing.7. The Relation of Poverty to the Standard of Health. 8. Family Budgets : A Study in the Expenditure and Diet of Working Classes. 9. Summary and Conclusion. Supplementary Chapter. Appendices. Spine sunned, rubbed, foxing to endpapers, name, bookseller's blindstamp, else good. 35.00

Title: Poverty : A Study of Town Life. Fourth Edition.

Author Name: ROWNTREE, B. Seebohm

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Macmillan and Co., Limited / Macmillan Company, London / New York, 1902,:

Seller ID: 97143

Keywords: POVERTY YORKSHIRE TOWNS URBAN SOCIAL HISTORY SOCIOLOGY UNITED KINGDOM HOUSING ENGLISH BRITISH ECONOMICS,