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Alton Locke.

Charles Kingsley

Alton Locke.

by Charles Kingsley

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


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  '52; by "Alton Locke"; and by tracts and pamphlets, of which the best known, "Cheap Clothes and Nasty," is now republished. In order to understand and judge the sayings and writings of Parson Lot fairly, it is necessary to recall the condition of the England of that day. Through the winter of −8, amidst wide−spread distress, the cloud of. : Alton Locke: Tailor and Poet; an Autobiography [ ]: Cornell University LibraryReviews: 3.

  The Paperback of the Alton Locke, Tailor and Poet: An Autobiography by Charles Kingsley at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : B&rR Samizdat Express. Zetetic Books. Alton Locke, Tailor and Poet – An Autobiography, Chapman and Hall, London,, First Edition. Good. Original Cloth, 8vo. Two volumes complete – Volume One – iv, pp, [2] and Volume Two – iv, pp. though the first published in. Alain Leroy Locke (Septem – June 9,) was an American writer, philosopher, educator, and.

  In "Alton Locke, Tailor and Poet," first published in , Kingsley writes from the point of view of the earnest artisan of sixty years ago, and the success of the book, following the author's pamphlet on "Cheap Clothes and Nasty," did much to stimulate social and philanthropic work in London and other great industrial : Zhingoora Books. Alton Locke, Tailor and Poet | This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible.


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Set in s England, Alton Locke becomes apprenticed to a tailor as a young man and learns first-hand the miseries of the working classes. He is also a poet, but when his revolutionary poems are to be published, he agrees to the publisher's wish to revise them and "popularize" them for the sake of sales.

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Kingsley advocated adult education, improved sanitation, and the growth of the cooperative movement, rather than political change, for the amelioration.

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New York, Co-operative Publication Society.Before writing Alton Locke, he published an inflammatory and powerful pamphlet, “Cheap Clothes and Nasty” (), which describes the tailors’ trade in the London sweatshops.

The Chartist movement.