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Alton Locke (Oxford World"s Classics)

Charles Kingsley

Alton Locke (Oxford World"s Classics)

by Charles Kingsley

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsElizabeth A. Cripps (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7383641M
ISBN 100192816330
ISBN 109780192816337

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Alton Locke is a young member of the working-class who loses his religion, falls out with his mother, gets a crummy job where he's exploited and worked to the bone, and then writes some poems which impress an upper-class guy who gets them published, but cutting them and removing their political content, so Locke realizes he's sold by: This book is a little known early work by Charles Kingsley (Water babies, Westward Ho!) and is about a working man who goes to Cambridge via the Chartist movement.

Alton Locke, tailor and poet,is a very annoying goody goody hero but there are some rather good baddies who get in his way, and a lovely Scottish bookseller, I believe he is supposed to be based on Carlyle.3/5(7). Books Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.

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Alton Locke, Tailor and Poet: An Autobiography by Charles Kingsley - Free Ebook Project GutenbergCited by: 8. Alton is, however, drawn to a coworker, John Crossthwaite, who is more thoughtful than the others. Locke wants to improve himself by reading.

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Alton Locke: tailor and poet: an autobiography by Charles Kingsley; 28 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book. Alton Locke In Charles Kingsley His second, the much superior Alton Locke (), is the story of a tailor-poet who rebels against the ignominy of sweated labour and becomes a.

Although reread nowadays mostly for its depiction of the Chartist uprising inAlton Locke is a book that is still valuable in the 21st century. Its direct and harsh criticism of a incredibly exploitative economic system and its blunt portrayals of the resulting horrible living and working conditions in an unregulated market based on.

On the other hand, the poor tailor Alton Locke’s boyhood London is invested with the literary features of the City of Destruction of John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress (, ).

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It may be taken roughly to have extended from to It has been thought that they require a preface, and I have undertaken to write it, as one of the few survivors. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Alton Locke [Christmas Summary Classics] by Charles Kingsley at Barnes & Noble.

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