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London in the eighteenth century: a great and monstrous thing

London in the eighteenth century: a great and monstrous thing

White, Jerry, 1949-

By 1700, after a century of relentless expansion, London had overtaken Paris to become the largest - if disputedly the finest - city in Europe. This book details the growth of the city and urban change; the make-up of the Londoner from home and abroad; ways of earning a living from banking to begging

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Bodley Head, 2012
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  • Tooting Library – One available in HISTORY 942.107

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    90300000225194 HISTORY 942.107 Adult Non-Fiction Available

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Statement of responsibility: Jerry White
ISBN: 1448129532, 1847921809, 9781448129539, 9781847921802
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: xxi, 682 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subject: History.; London (England) Social life and customs 18th century.; London (England) Social conditions 18th century.; London (England) History 18th century.