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Black, Clementina, ed.
Married Women's Work:
(Virago, 1983 reprint of 1915 text). Important text for women's history. Scarce. Introduction by Ellen F. Mappen. Paperback. Spine faded, otherwise good+. xxiv + 290pp. Order No. NSBK-C3740
Keywords: 0860684105, married women, work, industry, Women's Industrial Council, wages, employment, working conditions, family, poverty, Clementina Black, suffragists, suffragist, suffrage, Votes for Women, suffragettes, Britain, England, English, Britain, economic, social history, Viragos, Virago
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Black, Clementina.
A New Way of Housekeeping:
(Portrayer Publishers, 2004 facsimile of 1918 text). Clementina Black (1854 - 1922) was a campaigner committed to improving the plight of working women. In this work of 1918, she urges a reorganisation of household duties, in order to free women from domestic drudgery. In her utopian vision of 'co-operative housekeeping', women would be released from the wasted effort of housework and made available for the labour market, which was now so very depleted of men after the Great War. She criticises the 'stupidity' of 'labour-making houses', and questions the continuing validity of the employment of domestic servants in the modern age. Her solution is to propose the formation of 'domestic federations'. These would represent committees of householders who would collectively manage their domestic arrangements in a centre 'fitted up with store places, kitchens, dining-rooms, offices, and lodgings for a nucleus of resident servants'. Examples of material included: women employed in housekeeping; changes in domestic standards; why not be servantless?; the distaste for domestic service; labour-making houses; domestic federations; reconstructed domestic service; the motor as emancipator; waste of labour; women who do domestic work without aptitude or satisfaction; service of women needed by the country. Paperback. New book, fine. x + 132pp. Order No. NSBK-C7548
Keywords: 0954476123, Great War, First World War, World War I, social history, class, middle classes, middle class, domesticity, servants, domestic servants, maid, maids, housemaids, housekeeping, Clementina Black, labour-making houses, homes, houses, domestic service, twentieth century, interwar, inter-war, inter war, Homes for Heroes, housing, domestic standards, etiquette, women, domestic work, labour, working women, women's history, chores, co-operative housekeeping, domestic federations, cooperative housekeeping, co-operatives, co-operation, cooperation, Women's Industrial Council, labour-saving, labour market, labor, labour shortage, housework, utopianism, utopian, Portrayer, Portrayer Publishers, Portrayer reprints, Portrayer facsimiles, new titles
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Chinn, Carl.
They Worked All Their Lives: Women of the Urban Poor in England, 1880-1939
(MUP, 1988). Hardback. With a newspaper review pasted to front endpapers, otherwise very good in faded dustwrapper. xi + 187pp. Order No. NSBK-A15085
Keywords: 9780719024368, urban poor, poverty, Carl Chinn, working class, women's history, social history, British, English, England, Britain, Birmingham, Midlands, charity, mothers, motherhood, Reports, women's work, trade unions, Victorian, nineteenth century, 19th century, twentieth century, self-help, community, communities, debt, Clementina Black, working women
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Chinn, Carl.
They Worked All Their Lives: Women of the Urban Poor in England, 1880-1939
(MUP, 1988). Scarce. Paperback. Minor marginal annotation, otherwise good+. xii + 187pp. Order No. NSBK-C2286
Keywords: 0719024374, urban poor, poverty, Carl Chinn, working class, women's history, social history, British, English, England, Britain, Birmingham, Midlands, charity, mothers, motherhood, Reports, women's work, trade unions, Victorian, nineteenth century, 19th century, twentieth century, self-help, community, communities, debt, Clementina Black, working women
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Townsend, Henry.
Robert Wilson Black:
(Carey Kingsgate Press, 1954). Temperance worker; President of the United Kingdom Alliance, 1932-52. Hardback. Very good in slightly soiled / chipped dustwrapper. 222pp. Order No. NSBK-A3230
Keywords: B0000CIX5B, Baptism, Baptist, Robert Wilson Black, Free Churches, temperance, Baptist Union, evangelicalism, United Kingdom Alliance, religion, baptists, dissent, dissenters, nonconformists, nonconformity, nonconformist
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Barnsby, George J.
Socialism in Birmingham and the Black Country, 1850-1939:
(Integrated Publishing Services, 1998). Hardback. Very good. vii + 578pp. Order No. NSBK-A13172
Keywords: 0905679105, socialism, socialists, Birminham, Black Country, Midlands, Brummies, workers, work, employers, employees, unions, trade unions, trade unionism, trade unionists, collective action, Victorian, Victorian period, nineteenth century, 19th, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, twentieth century, 20th
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About Britain, .
Chilterns to Black Country:
(Collins, 1951). With a portrait by W. G. Hoskins. Illustrated. About Britain No. 5. Hardback. Good in chipped, slightly worn dustwrapper. 92pp. Order No. NSBK-A5589
Keywords: B0000CHW4Q, Chilterns, Black Country, Midlands, About Britain, British, England, English
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Philips, David.
Crime and Authority in Victorian England: The Black Country 1835-1860
(Croom Helm, 1977). Hardback. Ex library with minimal library stamps and stickers, otherwise good+ in slightly faded dustwrapper. 321pp. Order No. NSBK-A2830
Keywords: 087471866X, Victorian, crime, authority, the Black Country, police, prosecution, fraud, violence, property, Industrial Revolution, Wolverhampton, nineteenth century, Britain, British, England, English, history, Midlands, 19th century, criminals, criminal, criminality, courts, court, trial, trials, offences, offenders, offence, quarter session, assizes, magistrate, magistrates, policing, police, constable, constables, policemen, officers, force, parish, local, bobbies, bobbie, larcenies, fraud, prosecution, prosecutors, committal, hearings, hearing, committals, peelers, constabulary, justices of the peace, justices, jp, jps, jp's
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Perkins, Kathy A.
Black Female Playwrights: An Anthology of Plays before 1950
(Indiana UP, 1989). Hardback. Very good. viii + 288pp. Order No. NSBK-C8699
Keywords: 0253343585, black, women, woman, women's history, literature, women writers, women's writing, literary, playwrights, dramas, stage, plays, theatre, Georgia Douglas Johnson, Mary P. Burrill, Zora Neale Hurston, Eulalie Spence, May Miller, Marita Bonner, Shirley Graham, American, America, United States, USA
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Hine, Darlene C.
Black Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia, Volume II M-Z
(Carlson, 1993). Hardback. Fine. 739 - 1530pp. Order No. NSBK-C11677
Keywords: 0926019619, black women, black history, women's history, woman, women, women's studies, female, females, feminine, gender, African-American, slaves, slavery, US, USA, United States, United States of America, America, American, The States, US, USA, United States, United States of America, America, American, The States, Victorian, Victorian period, nineteenth century, 19th
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