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Edwardian childhood in Newton-le-Willows

Arthur Frost

Edwardian childhood in Newton-le-Willows

by Arthur Frost

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Published by (E.M. Gaskell) in (Newton-le-Willows) ((87 Ashton Rd., Newton-le-Willows,Merseyside WA12 0AH)) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Newton-le-Willows (Lancashire) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementby Arthur Frost ; commentary by his daughter, Eileen M. Gaskell.
    ContributionsGaskell, Eileen M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA690.N683
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21842655M

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The Edwardians () is one of Vita Sackville-West's later novels and a clear critique of the Edwardian aristocratic society as well as a reflection of her own childhood experiences.

It belongs to the genre of the Bildungsroman and describes the development of the main character Sebastian within his social world, in this case the aristocracy of the early 20th century. Newton-le-Willows is a market town in North West ically part of Lancashire, it is midway between Liverpool and Manchester, about 20 miles (32 km) from historical town borders Warrington to the south and is 7 miles (9 km) south of population at.

This book looks at different aspects of Edwardian childhood. The chapters are: A Child's Place, Nanny's Domain, An Ordinary Day, In the Schoolroom, Pleasure and Pastimes, Out in the Fresh Air, A Visit to the Toyshop, Occasional Treats, High Days and Holidays, Cause for Celebration/5(2).

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