The Life and Adventures of Michael Armstrong, The Factory Boy. FRANCES TROLLOPE.
The Life and Adventures of Michael Armstrong, The Factory Boy.
The Life and Adventures of Michael Armstrong, The Factory Boy.
The Life and Adventures of Michael Armstrong, The Factory Boy.
The Life and Adventures of Michael Armstrong, The Factory Boy.

The Life and Adventures of Michael Armstrong, The Factory Boy.

Publisher: London: Henry Colburn, 1840.
Edition: First edition in book form, preceded by the issue in monthly parts.
Bibliographical References: Sadleir 3228a; Wolff 6818a; NCBEL III, 769.
Condition: Edges a little rubbed; prelims and plates slightly to moderately foxed; very good copy.
Book ID: 28586

Description

3 vols, 8vo, later red quarter calf, red cloth sides, green morocco spine labels, gilt decorations and lettering. Frontispieces and 21 plates by Auguste Hervieu.

Comments

One of several novels by Frances Trollope on social issues; this one is about the plight of exploited children in the cotton mills of Manchester, centered on the story of Michael Armstrong, a child laborer.

Price: $500.00