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Mayhew, Henry 1812-1887

Overview
Works: 360 works in 1,597 publications in 3 languages and 17,680 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Biography  Controversial literature  Church history 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HV4088.L8, 301.452309421
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London labour and the London poor by Henry Mayhew( Book )

181 editions published between 1851 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a detailed description of everyday life among Victorian London's poor and shares interviews with workers in various occupations
Punch( )

in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Victorian underworld by Donald Thomas( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author exposes "the teeming underbelly of a world more often associated with gentility and high culture. ... In its gin shops and taverns, hard by the fashionable West End, thrived thieves and beggars, cheats, forgers, and pickpockets, preying on rich and poor alike."--Jacket
London's underworld; being selections from "Those that will not work," the fourth volume of "London labour and the London poor." by Henry Mayhew( Book )

35 editions published between 1950 and 1983 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth volume of London labour and the london poor was first published in 1862
The unknown Mayhew by Henry Mayhew( Book )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mayhew's London; being selections from 'London labour and the London poor' (which was first published in 1851) by Henry Mayhew( Book )

65 editions published between 1651 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The criminal prisons of London, and scenes of prison life by Henry Mayhew( Book )

44 editions published between 1862 and 2011 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mormons; or Latter-day Saints: a contemporary history by Henry Mayhew( Book )

43 editions published between 1851 and 1979 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from London labour and the London poor by Henry Mayhew( Book )

14 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mayhew's characters by Henry Mayhew( Book )

16 editions published between 1951 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic almanack : an ephemeris in jest and earnest, containing merry tales, humorous poetry, quips, and oddities by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

25 editions published between 1834 and 1912 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lovely little book contains the humor and wit of some of the great satirists during the 19th century. Short stories, essays, poetry and cartoons complement monthly calendars. The illustrations accompanying the literary humor in this book are by George Cruikshank
Voices of the poor: selections from the Morning Chronicle 'Labour and the poor' (1849-1850) by Henry Mayhew( Book )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1971. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
The Morning Chronicle survey of labour and the poor : the metropolitan districts by Henry Mayhew( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest plague of life, or, The adventures of a lady in search of a good servant by Augustus Mayhew( Book )

18 editions published between 1847 and 1873 in English and German and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magic of kindness, or, The wondrous story of the good Huan by Henry Mayhew( Book )

21 editions published between 1849 and 1879 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... History of the Mormons; or, Latter-day saints by Henry Mayhew( Book )

15 editions published between 1852 and 1856 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great world of London by Henry Mayhew( Book )

10 editions published between 1856 and 1862 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Victorian underworld
Alternative Names
Brothers Mayhew

Brothers Mayhew 1812-1887

Henricus Mayhew

Henry Mayhew Brits journalist (1812-1887)

Henry Mayhew englischer Sozialforscher, Journalist und Sozialreformer

Henry Mayhew giornalista britannico

Mayhew 1812-1887 Brothers

Mayhew Brothers

Mayhew, Brothers, 1812-1887

Mayhew, Henry Yeo

One who has been "almost worried to death," 1812-1887

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Languages
English (673)

German (3)

Italian (3)

Covers
The Victorian underworldThe unknown MayhewPictures from Mayhew : London 1850That Barrikins : pictures from Mayhew II--London 1850That Barrikin : pictures from Mayhew II