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Hardback, 11 x 8.5 inches. Quarter bound in blue cloth covers with leather binding to spine and corners. Gilt lettering to spine. Gilt page edging to top. No dustwrapper. In very good condition. Spine faded and rubbed at ends. Some minor handling to boards. Neat inscription to front “Arthur Scott, London 1942.” Inside 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.
Categories: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: London: The Trades Union Congress General Council. 1934 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 79694
Keywords: DORSET TOPOGRAPHY Tolpuddle Martyrs, 1834-1934, Dorsetshire, Labourers, transportation, Trade Union, Trades Union Congress, arrest, Australia, Sidney Webb, Beatrice Webb, Sir Stafford Cripps, first edition,