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Tressell: The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Abridged)

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XC 8395
 
Tressell: The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Abridged)
ISBN: 9781843793960
Download Size: 513 Mb
Running Time (H:M): 08:42:50
Release Date: January 2010
Originally recorded in 2010
Author
Robert Tressell
Producer
Nicolas Soames
Reader
David Timson
Genre:
Spoken Word
Classic Fiction

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Tressell: The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Abridged)
Robert Tressell
Read by David Timson
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is the classic working-class novel. It was written in 1906 by an impoverished house painter, Robert Tressell, and within its framework contains a manifesto for socialism. It tells of the appalling working conditions of a group of painters and decorators and their struggle to survive at the most basic level. It is moving, grimly humorous and tragic. It has sold over 6 million copies worldwide since it was published, and has the power to change lives.




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