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workhouse child

Geraldine Symons

workhouse child

by Geraldine Symons

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Published by Puffin Books in Harmondsworth (etc.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) Geraldine Symons ; illustrated by Alexy Pendle.
    SeriesPuffin books
    ContributionsPendle, Alexy.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination174p. :
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21672014M

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The workhouse child is Lottie, who after growing up in the workhouse is sent to a house where she is to be a maid of all work and see to the families every need. The speech in this book is often written in the local dialect, which could be confusing at first but I soon got used to it and it didn't spoil my enjoyment of the story/5(23).

out of 5 stars Dora' s Workhouse Child Victorian Romance Reviewed in the United States on Aug A,very good story about a young woman named Dora thAt delivered a daughter in a London workhouse and the child got mixed up with the Matrons daughter/5(56).

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$ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. You may also like. Get this from a library. The workhouse child. [Geraldine Symons; Alexy Pendle] -- A generous impulse prompts Pansy to change clothes with a girl from the workhouse, beginning a series of strange adventures.

Workhouse Child by Maggie Hope A gripping saga from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Coal Miners Daughter All she wants is a family of her own Lottie is just three years old when her Mammy dies and she is sent to the workhouse.

A childhood spent in poverty, skivvying for other people, leaves her with no prospects, no family Yet Lottie is bright and has. The Barefoot Child (The Children of the Workhouse, Book 2) - Ebook written by Cathy Sharp. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

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Workhouse Child This is the first book I have read by this author and it won’t be the last it was such a easy read about the area where I live all about Durham and the area around very good Show more Show less/5(35). The daily routine for workhouse inmates prescribed by the Poor Law Commissioners in was as follows: Half an hour after the workhouse bell was rung for rising, the Master or Matron performed a roll-call in each section of the workhouse.

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