(028253) Yeo, Eileen, and Thompson, E. P.. The
Unknown Mayhew. New York: Pantheon Books, 1971. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo.
489 pages. Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations. Henry Mayhew is knows as one
of the fathers of modern social writing. His major work, London Labour and the
London Poor, is one of the classics in the field. This new book makes available
for the first time since they were originally published, his articles on the
London trades, readable and deeply moving pieces on weavers and needlewomen,
toymakers and woodworkers, tailors, tanners, and milliners. ISBN: 0394468619