Six Centuries of Work and Wages: A History of English Labor



This antique hardcover book is bound in dark green cloth with bright gilt lettering on the spine. Edgewear; top corners chipped and worn; inner pages are clean and unmarked, though faintly browned; light foxing; rubbing. Rear cover shows soil. This is a comprehensive and detailed narrative history of English laborers since the 13th century or thereabouts. A surprisingly readable economic history. 591 pages, including index; approx. 6"x9".
  • SIX CENTURIES OF WORK AND WAGES: THE HISTORY OF ENGLISH LABOR
  • James E. Thorold Rogers
  • G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1884