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'Rogues and vagabonds' : vagrant underworld in Britain, 1815-1985, Lionel Rose

Label
'Rogues and vagabonds' : vagrant underworld in Britain, 1815-1985
Title
'Rogues and vagabonds'
Title remainder
vagrant underworld in Britain, 1815-1985
Statement of responsibility
Lionel Rose
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
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1944-,
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Rose, Lionel
Dewey number
364.148094209032
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Routledge revivals
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rogues and vagabonds
  • Vagrancy
  • Lodging-houses
  • Great Britain
Label
'Rogues and vagabonds' : vagrant underworld in Britain, 1815-1985, Lionel Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in 1988 by Routledge
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-222) and index
Contents
1. Migrants, itinerants and the Vagrancy Law 1815-20 -- 2. Pass abuses and the Vagrancy Act of 1824 -- 3. Mendicity Societies, and poor law casual relief to the 1840s -- 4. A gallery of beggars (I) sick lurkers, praters and screevers -- 5. A gallery of beggars (II) children -- 6. Crypto-beggars : pedlars, crossing-sweepers and buskers -- 7. 'Dens of infamy' : thieves' kitchens and tramps' lodging houses -- 8. Model lodging houses, the Sally Ann and Rowton's -- 9. Lodging house society -- 10. An outline of the casual ward system, 18 42-1914 -- 11. 'The vicious shilling' : indiscriminate charity and its enemies, from 1860 -- 12. The freedom to itch, and the itch to be free -- 13. A statistical capsule: tramp levels, trade and seasonal cycles -- 14. Men's tramp ward underlife to 1939 -- 15. The 'perambulatory dustbin' : homeless women and their shelter to 1939 -- 16. Child vagrancy to 1939 -- 17. Vagrancy Act enforcement to 1914 -- 18. The First World War and the inter-war Depression -- 19. Casual ward developments 1918-45 -- 20. Some vagrant types and conditions between the wars -- 21. Begging and charity between the wars -- 22. Vagrants, crime and the Vagrancy Act 1935 -- 23. Britain 1945-70 : the roofless, the rootless and the Welfare State -- 24. Homelessness and the official response 1970-85 -- 25. From lodging house to bed and breakfast hotel : the story to date -- 26. 'Horizontal meffers' and other contemporary vagrant types -- 27. 'Lazy lewd loiterers' : the Vagrancy Act to date and the inglorious history o f 'Sus'
Control code
9781315668529
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317361367
Other control number
10.4324/9781315668529
System control number
(OCoLC)936379433
Label
'Rogues and vagabonds' : vagrant underworld in Britain, 1815-1985, Lionel Rose
Publication
Note
First published in 1988 by Routledge
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-222) and index
Contents
1. Migrants, itinerants and the Vagrancy Law 1815-20 -- 2. Pass abuses and the Vagrancy Act of 1824 -- 3. Mendicity Societies, and poor law casual relief to the 1840s -- 4. A gallery of beggars (I) sick lurkers, praters and screevers -- 5. A gallery of beggars (II) children -- 6. Crypto-beggars : pedlars, crossing-sweepers and buskers -- 7. 'Dens of infamy' : thieves' kitchens and tramps' lodging houses -- 8. Model lodging houses, the Sally Ann and Rowton's -- 9. Lodging house society -- 10. An outline of the casual ward system, 18 42-1914 -- 11. 'The vicious shilling' : indiscriminate charity and its enemies, from 1860 -- 12. The freedom to itch, and the itch to be free -- 13. A statistical capsule: tramp levels, trade and seasonal cycles -- 14. Men's tramp ward underlife to 1939 -- 15. The 'perambulatory dustbin' : homeless women and their shelter to 1939 -- 16. Child vagrancy to 1939 -- 17. Vagrancy Act enforcement to 1914 -- 18. The First World War and the inter-war Depression -- 19. Casual ward developments 1918-45 -- 20. Some vagrant types and conditions between the wars -- 21. Begging and charity between the wars -- 22. Vagrants, crime and the Vagrancy Act 1935 -- 23. Britain 1945-70 : the roofless, the rootless and the Welfare State -- 24. Homelessness and the official response 1970-85 -- 25. From lodging house to bed and breakfast hotel : the story to date -- 26. 'Horizontal meffers' and other contemporary vagrant types -- 27. 'Lazy lewd loiterers' : the Vagrancy Act to date and the inglorious history o f 'Sus'
Control code
9781315668529
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317361367
Other control number
10.4324/9781315668529
System control number
(OCoLC)936379433

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