A Child of the Jago by Arthur Morrison

A Child of the Jago

Arthur Morrison

fiction classics historical reflective slow-paced

208 pages | first published 1896

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This novel, first published in 1896, is the story of Dick Perrot, born and bred in the Jago; but it is also a brilliant portrait of the community. The Jago is a London slum where crime and violence are the only way of life, and from which there is...
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