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Robert Tressell

(Robert Noonan)
Ireland (1870 - 1911)

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is a novel by Robert Tressell (17 April 1870-3 February 1911), first published in 1914 after his death. An explicitly political work, it is widely regarded as a classic of British working-class literature.
Books about Robert Tressell
One of the Damned (1979) by Fred Ball
Tressell (2003) by Dave Harker