Item #66295 London Characters and Crooks. Henry Mayhew, Christopher Hibbert.
Mayhew, Henry; Edited by Christopher Hibbert

London Characters and Crooks

London: The Folio Society, 1996. First Folio Society reprint. Hardcover. 535pp. Quarto [25 cm] Pictorially stamped olive green cloth over boards. Publisher's olive green topstain. Illustrated with reproductions of photographs by John Thompson, one of the early pioneers of photo-journalism. Very Good +. Item #66295

A detailed account of London's marginalized population in Victorian times, such as sewer hunters, mud-larks, dust-sifters, the strong man, crossing-sweepers, and much more.

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