FLAME OF FREEDOM , the Romantic Story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs

By: RATTENBURY, OWEN

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H/b,D/j, 1st. 195pp+ one page publishers adverts.One page -"The Song of Freedom composed by George Loveless in prison ... immediately after his sentence to 7 years Transportation". to Tasmania - Biblio; , The author has captured the atmosphere of the 6 heroic Dorsetshire labourers who, 100 years ago, formed the 1st Agricultural Labourer's Trade Union.The author has made careful research and also consulted goverment records and produced a most graphic form which does justice to the religious motif running through the lives of these wonderful peasant saints.[ yellow boards+ red outline & titles to front & spine.- book - no inscsp, sound binding, med fox tan to foredges only, lighter tan to endpapers from d/j] beige/red D/j not price clipped, 3/6, slightly darker even tan to spine, light edgwear & very minor markings. PLS see our image

Title: FLAME OF FREEDOM , the Romantic Story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs

Author Name: RATTENBURY, OWEN

Categories: History, Social History, Industry / Retail,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, The Epworth Press / J Alfred Sharp: 1931

Binding: Hard Back

Book Condition: VG

Jacket Condition: VG

Type: Book

Size: 190x130mm Approx.

Seller ID: 2882

Keywords: FLAME OF FREEDOM , THE TOLPUDDLE MARTYRS, OWEN RATTENBURY , DORSET 6 Heroic LABOURERS, Transportation to Tasmania, 1st Agricultural Trade Union, Trade Unions History, Social History , Humanities,