A Book I’d Like to Have

Spitalfields Nippers by (author) Horace Warner

It certainly paints a different image of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries than historical romances do! This book of photographs of children in late Victorian London looks fascinating.

When photography became more popular and photos easier to create, some journalists began documenting the lives of the poor. They shocked society, who spent a lot of time pretending this sort of thing didn’t exist just down the road from them!

 

Spitalfields Nippers by (author) Horace Warner

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