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Growing Up Poor in London - Louis Heren

Orion, 1996, Paperback ..
Condition: Very Good.

Louis Heren was born the youngest of three children in Shadwell, in the East End of London, in 1919. His father, who had been a printer on "The Times", died when he was four. This book gives a faithful picture of Cockney life in the East End of twenty years ago, with its gas lit streets, of jumping lifts on the tailboards of carts, and the extraordinary courage of his mother. 208pp.

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