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Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Abridged) (MP3-CD) (Robert Tressell)

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The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is the classic working-class novel. It was written in 1906 by an impoverished house painter, Robert Tressell, and within its framework contains a manifesto for socialism. It tells of the appalling working conditions of a group of painters and decorators and their struggle to survive at the most basic level. It is moving, grimly humorous and tragic. It has sold over 6 million copies worldwide since it was published, and has the power to change lives.

Edition: Abridged
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Literary, Classics
Format: Mp3_cd
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Author: Robert Tressell
Language: English
Street Date: April 26, 2016
TCIN: 51162066
UPC: 9781522634119
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-0551

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