Poverty and compassion : the moral imagination of the late Victorians


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Himmelfarb, Gertrude


Keyword(s):
Poor -- England -- History -- 19th century. Charities -- England -- History -- 19th century. Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 19th century. Charities England History 19th century Great Economic 19th century Poor England History 19th century


Year:
1992


Pages:
xii, 475 p.


Publisher:
Vintage Books


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
25747402


Label:
Box 48


Notes:
21 cm. "The arithmetic of woe" -- Life and labour of the people in London -- The "time-spirit": charity and philanthropy -- Social philosophy and social reform -- "We are all socialists now". Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1991./ Includes bibliographic references and index. Gertrude Himmelfarb. Book


URLS:
http://library.mpib-berlin.mpg.de/toc/z2011_1122.pdf http://library.mpib-berlin.mpg.de/toc/z2011_1122.pdf Materials specified: Inhaltsverzeichnis


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: HV4086.A3; Dewey: 362.5/0942/09034


ISBN:
ISBN: 0679741739 (pbk.); 9780679741732 (pbk.) LCCN: 92-50066


Edition:
1st Vintage Books


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