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Love on the dole. A tale of the two cities. by Walter Greenwood

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Published by Doubleday, Doran in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


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Other titlesA tale of the two cities.
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LC ClassificationsPZ3.G859 Lo2, PR6013.R455 Lo2
The Physical Object
Pagination347p.
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6310477M
LC Control Number34028779
OCLC/WorldCa498668

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Walter Greenwood’s “Love on the Dole” was the first novel to be set against a background of mass unemployment and was instantly recognised as a classic when it was first published in Raw, violent and powerful, it was a cry of outrage that stirred the national conscience in the same way as the Jarrow march. love on the dole ebook Download love on the dole ebook or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get love on the dole ebook book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.   Love on the Dole, his first novel, was accepted for publication in , and when it appeared in it was at once recognized as a classic. He published ten more novels, a volume of short stories and his autobiography, There Was a Time.5/5(3).   No book better evoked the lives of the industrial working class during the slump of the Thirties than Walter Greenwood’s Love on the Dole. He was only 29 3/5.