Robert Blincoe: The Real Oliver Twist. A Life that Illuminates a Violent Age.

SKU: 11883

"A compelling history of the lives of workhouse children in the industrial revolution" - Guardian. A childhood of factory abuse could not defeat Blincoe, born in 1792. His eventual triumph over adversity is described in this detailed flowing history. 468 pgs, Paper. Icon Books, London. NEW. $7.50