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All sorts and conditions of men

an impossible story

by Walter Besant

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Walter Besant ; with illustrations by Fred. Barnard.
ContributionsBarnard, Frederick, 1846-1896.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4104 .A65 1882
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23271356M
OCLC/WorldCa9598310

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All sorts and conditions of men by Walter Besant; 17 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Poor, Philanthropists, Poor in fiction, Philanthropists in fiction, City and town life in fiction, City and town life, Accessible book; Places: East End (London, England), London (England).

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In "All Sorts and Conditions of Men" () Besant portrays the poverty and deprivation of London's East End in a story about transformations and crossings of class-boundaries. It is intended for students of 19th-century English literature, history, the reform movement, and the general reader.

edited with an introduction and notes by Kevin A. Morrison. First published inAll Sorts and Conditions of Men chronicles daily life in the East-end district of Whitechapel Road, where people go about their business with an air of quiet lives are transformed by the arrival of Angela Messenger, a young Girton-educated heiress who assumes the identity of a dressmaker so.

'For all sorts and conditions of men': the social life of the Book of Common Prayer during the long eighteenth century: or, bringing the history of religion and social history together During the last two decades there has been a burgeoning interest in the history of the Church of England in the century and a half after the Restoration.

All Sorts and Conditions of Men. Walter Besant & James Rice. $; $; Publisher Description. The ten years' partnership of myself and my late friend Mr. James Rice has been terminated by death. I am persuaded that nothing short of death would have put an end to a partnership which was conducted throughout with perfect accord, and without.

All Sorts and Conditions of Men. By: Mr Walter Besant. Narrated by This book was the inspiration for an enormous achievement. The Peoples Palace for the entertainment and instruction of the working class was opened in the East End infive years after the book was published.

Indeed, five years after the book's publication, Besant's `generous and glowing imagination' was praised as the inspiration for the real-life `The People's Palace' on the Mile End Road, and All Sorts and Conditions of Men became that rare thing, a /5(21).

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This book was the inspiration for an enormous achievement. The 'Peoples Palace' for the entertainment and instruction of the working class was opened in the East End in five years after the book was published. It had changed peoples lives and was an incredible support for those who had previously no art gallery, theatre, library, concert hall or gymnasium.

The heroine of the book Author: Walter Besant. Other articles where All Sorts and Conditions of Men is discussed: Sir Walter Besant: his first independent novel, entitled All Sorts and Conditions of Men and based on his impressions of the East London slums, which he saw as joyless rather than vicious places.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Besant, Walter, Sir, All sorts and conditions of men. New York: Harper, [?] (OCoLC)  All Sorts And Conditions Of Men: An Impossible Story This book is a result of an effort made by us towards making a contribution to the preservation and repair of original classic literature.

In an attempt to preserve, improve and recreate the original content, we have worked towards: : Walter Besant.The article presents information on the second section of Robert Louis Stevenson's novel "The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde" in context of the allusions from Walter Besant's novel "All Sorts and Conditions of Men." Stevenson read Walter's novel, admired it and took inspiration for his presentation in .