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An account of a meat and soup charity


subjects: welfare, food,

  • 1. An account of a meat and soup charity, established in the Metropolis, in the year 1797, with observations relative to the situation of the poor, and on the means of bettering the condition of the labouring people with regard to food. etc. [by a magistrate].
    London: printed by H. Fry for C. Dilly   1797
    24 p. 21 cm.  
    US:   DCLC   MH-BA  

    1. The only known British reference to this work is given by Oxford. For a work on a similar theme, the growing conscience for the welfare of the poor, see later entry under BUCHAN, William, Observations concerning the diet of common people.

    Oxford, p. 125