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Street child.

Author: Berlie Doherty
Publisher: London : Hamish Hamilton, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A novel based on the life of Jim Jarvis, a young orphan who escapes the workhouse in London in the 1860s and survives brutal treatment and desparate circumstances until he is taken by Dr. Barnardo, founder of a school for the city's "ragged" children.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Berlie Doherty
ISBN: 0241130581 9780241130582
OCLC Number: 29471396
Description: 146 pages

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A novel based on the life of Jim Jarvis, a young orphan who escapes the workhouse in London in the 1860s and survives brutal treatment and desparate circumstances until he is taken by Dr. Barnardo, founder of a school for the city's "ragged" children.

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