An antique, Victorian period English book titled: London Labour and London Poor by Henry Mayhew. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers. With blind stamped cloth binding with gilt lettering. This book is filled with wonderful historically contextual illustrations of the London poor, from beggars to street merchants. The mood and detail of each figure is captured exceedingly well by the artist.
Author: Henry Mayhew (English, 1812-87)
Width 7 Depth 1.5 Height 10 in.
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