Item description for One of the Damned: The Life and Times of Robert Tressell by F. C. Ball...
Written by a lifelong Robert Tressel enthusiast, this investigative biography tells the story of an elusive literary figure and his classic book. The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists was first published in 1953, but very little was known about its author, Robert Tressell, until the first edition of this biography was assembled in 1973. This new edition traces Tressell's life and work, ranging from his upbringing in Ireland to his political organizing and writing. Also included is the history of the publication of his socialist classic Philanthropists.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.35" Width: 5.43" Height: 0.79" Weight: 0.93 lbs.
Release Date Sep 28, 2005
Publisher Lawrence And Wishart Ltd
ISBN 1905007124 ISBN13 9781905007127
Availability 114 units. Availability accurate as of Mar 29, 2017 07:22.
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More About F. C. Ball
F. C. Ball was a lifelong Robert Tressell enthusiast and researcher, and was largely responsible for the publication of the original version of T"he Ragged Trousered Philanthropists" in 1953.