'Christmas Among the London Poor and Sick' from Household Words


This article 'Christmas among the London Poor and Sick' was published in Household Words (of which Charles Dickens was editor) and explores the sheer number of poverty stricken people desperately trying to find a little joy at Christmas. It also looks briefly at those who will spend part of the festive period in hospital due to injuries incurred through poison, drink or quarreling 'just in a friendly way'.

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'Christmas Among the London Poor and Sick'
21 December 1850, London
Household Words, Charles Dickens [editor]
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