Customs in Common


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[003619] Thompson, E.P. Customs in Common. London: The Merlin Press, 1991. First Edition. 8vo. Hardback. Very Good / Good. ISBN: 0850364116. [9], x-xii, [1], 2-547pp, [1]. Original buckram in DJ.

DJ spine slightly faded as often, otherwise quite bright and clean.

A “companion volume to The History of the English Working Class. It explores the ebullient and contradictory plebian culture which preceded the formation of working class institutions and consciousness, and its customs and practices, some of which survived well into Victorian times … Thompson has once again given voices to the silent majority”