The Poor man's guardian : A weekly paper for the people

Poor man's guardian (London, England : 1831)

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  • Miscellany promoting universal suffrage, factory legislation, repeal of the 1834 Poor Law Amendment Act; proposes an end to the evils of the profit system and repeal of the newspaper stamp duty. Contains parliamentary proceedings, foreign news, poetry, articles on taxation, economic conditions, human slavery, and advertisements.


  • With note below title: "Published, in defiance of 'law,' to try the power of 'might' against 'right.'".
  • Imprint not dated; year of publication from date of issue.
  • Waterloo Directory of Victorian Periodicals, 20985
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