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Title: THE CLIMBING BOYS
Description: London: Allison & Busby, 1982 . Hardback in black, gilt to spine, in two colour pictorial jacket. Size: 222x144mm. xiv,146 pages illustrated throughout in b/w with chronology and index. Handles like a new book though the jacket is a litle bumped at head. ISBN:0-85031-431-3. Subtitled: a study of sweeps apprentices, 1773-1875. Small boys used in the manual cleaning of chimneys. The social unease, the protest and legislation against this form of child slavery.

Keywords: 0-85031-431-3

Price: GBP 11.00 = appr. US$ 15.71 Seller: David Spenceley Books
- Book number: 2757

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