Ragged Trousered Philanthropists/ Robert Tressell Centenary 1911-2011
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2011 is the centenary of the death of Robert Tressell author of the inspirational Ragged Trousered Philanthropists. The book depicts working class life at the start of the twentieth century it is a tale of idealism in the face of apathy, the tricks played by employers and the struggle for something better. One hundred years on the book and the author are as visionary as they ever were. Our brilliant design portrays Tressell's activist hero agitating and organising his fellow workers versus the capitalist counting his money. HALF-PRICE MUG VERSION WHEN BOUGHT WITH THE T-SHIRT. Available in sizes large (44inch chest/110cms), x-large (48inch/120cms) and xx-large (52inch/130cms). Plus! Women's skinny-rib fitted style (34-36inch chest/70-90cms).
ALSO AVAILABLE TWO GREAT BOOKS. Superb hardback edition of Ragged Trousered Philanthropists from here. And the excellent biography of Robert Tressell by Fred Ball from here.