Homes of the London Poor


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[003784] Hill, Octavia. Homes of the London Poor. London: Macmillan and Co., 1875. First Edition. 12mo. Hardback. Good / No Jacket. [5]-vi, [1], 2-212pp. Original cloth, title, author and publisher in gilt to spine

Spine dulled and faded, chipped to spine ends with small amounts of loss, covers rubbed, corners bumped. Name and address of previous owner to ffep, another owner’s booklabel to ffep, with note in pencil to front pastedown, otherwise fairly clean internally

A reprint of articles by Hill on housing and charity work, mainly first published in Macmillan’s Magazine. She is probably best remembered now as one of the founding members of the National Trust