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Publisher Description

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is the classic working-class novel. It was written in 1906 by an impoverished house painter, Robert Tressell, and within its framework contains a manifesto for socialism. It tells of the appalling working conditions of a group of painters and decorators and their struggle to survive at the most basic level. It is moving, grimly humorous and tragic. It has sold over 6 million copies worldwide since it was published, and has the power to change lives.

GENRE
Fiction
NARRATOR
DT
David Timson
LENGTH
23:39
hr min
RELEASED
2010
September 1
PUBLISHER
Naxos Audiobooks
LANGUAGE
EN
English
SIZE
774.5
MB

Customer Reviews

Colettet ,

Colette

An excellent audiobook. Brilliant story and very well read. All characters are read differently so you really feel you get to know them. A good listen.

t1e2s3t ,

Brilliant

A fantastic novel. A must read!!!!

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