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English poor in the eighteenth century

Dorothy Marshall

English poor in the eighteenth century

a study in social and administrative history

by Dorothy Marshall

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Published by Augustus Kelly in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published in Great Britain, 1926.

Statementby Dorothy Marshall.
The Physical Object
Pagination292 p.
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18354942M

Black English in Britain in the Eighteenth Century eBLJ , Article 12 American sources have then to await the later eighteenth century,10 British literary history is somewhat more forthcoming, and my small selections of samples from strictly eighteenth-century sources follow, listed chronologically from a variety of genres, as an encouragement. This term has two related meaning. First, it originally referred to the greatest period of Roman literature under the Emperor Augustus (27 B.C. - 14 A.D.) in which Virgil, Horace, and Ovid wrote. Second, it refers to the early eighteenth century in English literature, a neoclassical period dominated by Alexander Pope, Thomas Gray, and Jonathan.   The appearance of prostitutes at evening time was a familiar part of life in 18th-century towns, and prostitutes catered to all tastes among the rich and poor alike. In London, scores of street walkers plied their trade up and down the Strand, and swarmed in the theatres and taverns of the capital.


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