Twelve stories of the daily lives of working-class people from the North of England. Stories include: The Human Element; The End of an Old Song; One of the Virtues; A Lovely View of the Gasworks; "Gamblers Never Win", The Little Place; One Wednesday Afternoon; The Actor; The Fury; The Drum; The Search for Tommy Flynn; The Desperadoes.
Used availability for Stan Barstow's The Human Element
October 2004 : UK Hardback
April 1970 : UK Paperback