Conversations in cold rooms : women, work, and poverty in nineteenth-century Northumberland / Jane Long.

"In what ways did gender influence the shape of poverty, and of poor women's work, in Victorian England? This book explores the problem in the context of nineteenth-century Northumberland, examining urban and rural conditions for women, poor relief debates and practices, philanthropic acti...

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Main Author: Long, Jane, 1960-
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Published: [London] : Royal Historical Society, 1999.
Series:Royal Historical Society studies in history. New series.


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Call Number: HQ1599.E5 L66 1999eb