The Book of The Martyrs of Tolpuddle 1834-1934. The Story of the Dorsetshire Labourers who were convicted and sentenced to seven years transportation for forming a Trade Union.

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Tall. 11 x 9 ins. Hardback. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and gilt decoration to front. With original dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. ( DW darkened, some marks, some tears to edges, minor loss to ends of spine, in protective sleeve.) Corners slightly rubbed. Some minor foxing spots to outer page edges else a very clean and tight copy. 239pp. With colour frontis and b/w photographs and illustrations with several colour plates. Produced to commemorate the arrest and trial of the Tolpuddle Martyrs in 1834. Contributors include; Sidney and Beatrice Webb; Sir Stafford Cripps; Cartoons by Low and Will Dyson.

Title: The Book of The Martyrs of Tolpuddle 1834-1934. The Story of the Dorsetshire Labourers who were convicted and sentenced to seven years transportation for forming a Trade Union.

Author Name: VARIOUS:

Categories: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY,

Publisher: London: The Trades Union Congress General Council. 1934 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 76863

Keywords: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY Tolpuddle Martyrs, 1834-1934, Dorsetshire, Labourers, transportation, Trade Union, Trades Union Congress, arrest, Australia, Sidney Webb, Beatrice Webb, Sir Stafford Cripps, dustwrapper, first edition