The Town Beehive: A Young Girl's Lot in Brighton, 1910-34

Queen Spark Books
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This was first published in 1975 and was so popular that it quickly sold out. Brightonian, Daisy Noakes, tells her story from the age of fourteen, when she went into service. She gives us an insight into the life of a woman born and brought up in Brighton. Daisy documents – with humour - her inevitable trials and tribulations in the often physically demanding world that she inhabited during her working life. The autobiography covers her childhood, as one of a family of ten, living in Prince’s Road and Vere Road, and her working days in service in different parts of the town. This is a special insight into Daisy’s world and is a shining example of true grit and fortitude!
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Queen Spark Books
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Published on
Jan 10, 2015
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Pages
88
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ISBN
9780904733983
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Language
English
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Genres
Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs
History / Europe / Great Britain
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