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The Dark Side of Life in Victorian Halifax

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The Dark Side of Life in Victorian Halifax

by Fingard, Judith

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0919001580
ISBN 13
9780919001589
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Porters Lake: Pottersfield Press [0-919001-58-0] 1989. (Trade paperback) 224pp. Very good. Maps, tables, photographs, illustrations, notes, index. The covers are lightly edgeworn and there is some highlighting and ink notation throughout the text. "Historian Judith Fingard reconstructs the lives and social environment of a group of mid-Victorian repeat offenders. The gallery of jailbirds includes the would-be suicide Margaret Howard, the ill-fated prostitute Mary Slattery, the black sheep James Prendergast and his battered wife Mary Ford, the chronic alcoholic Andrew Doyle and the black whitewasher John Kellum". Time Period Victorian. Locale: Canada; Halifax--Nova Scotia; Maritime Provinces. (Canada, Criminals, Social Conditions).

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Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
155017
Title
The Dark Side of Life in Victorian Halifax
Author
Fingard, Judith
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0919001580
ISBN 13
9780919001589
Publisher
Pottersfield Press
Place of Publication
Porters Lake
This edition first published
January 1998
Keywords
Canada, Criminals, Social Conditions
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CANADIAN HISTORY;

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