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Published: 01 February 2018

304 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9781786940568

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Ten Years On The Parish

The Autobiography and Letters of George Garrett

Edited by Andrew Davies, Mike Morris, and Tony Wailey

Liverpool University Press

Liverpool English Texts and Studies LUP

  • Ten Years on the Parish is an original, rediscovered document, which gives new information on Liverpool's social, political and radical history in the 1920s and 30s
  • Published here in full for the first time since it was written in the late 1930s
  • George Orwell's comments from his diary reveal the level of respect Garrett and his work was held in by high profile writers at the time
  • The book is supported by a complete archive project which has revealed unique perspectives on Liverpool's links to America and the syndicalist movement
  • Garrett's life and work occupy a unique and significant position linking Liverpool's literary, cultural, and maritime history