a study of poor-law buildings in England
  • 255 Pages
  • 4.52 MB
  • English
Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England , Swindon
Workhouses -- England -- History., Architecture -- England -- His



Statementby Kathryn Morrison.
ContributionsEnglish Heritage.
LC ClassificationsHV8749.G7 M67 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 255 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6822876M
ISBN 101873592361
LC Control Number00303756

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Surprisingly, no full-scale history of the workhouse has ever been written. Here, historian Norman Longmate tells the full story, from its beginnings in Elizabethan times until its demise in the s, though mainly concentrating on the Victorian workhouse in the years of its tarnished glory.