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The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

Robert Tressell

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is the classic working-class novel. It was written in 1906 by an impoverished house painter, Robert Tressell, and within its framework contains a manifesto for socialism. It tells of the appalling working conditions of a group of painters and decorators and their struggle to survive at the most basic level. It is moving, grimly humorous and tragic. It has sold over 6 million copies worldwide since it was published, and has the power to change lives.

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is the classic working-class novel. It was written in 1906 by an impoverished house painter, Robert Tressell, and within its framework contains a manifesto for socialism. It tells of the appalling working conditions of a group of painters and decorators and their struggle to survive at the most basic level. It is moving, grimly humorous and tragic. It has sold over 6 million copies worldwide since it was published, and has the power to change lives.
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Classics

Description:

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is the classic working-class novel. It was written in 1906 by an impoverished house painter, Robert Tressell, and within its framework contains a manifesto for socialism. It tells of the appalling working conditions of a group of painters and decorators and their struggle to survive at the most basic level. It is moving, grimly humorous and tragic. It has sold over 6 million copies worldwide since it was published, and has the power to change lives.

Language:

English

Narrators:

David Timson

Length:

23h 42m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:27


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:13


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:28


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:12


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:07


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:49


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:14


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:35


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:34


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

05:32


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:33


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:21


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:23


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:39


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:32


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:36


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:18


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:42


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:47


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:46


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:35


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:34


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:52


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:35


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:25


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:02


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:45


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:02


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:23


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

03:47


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:27


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:59


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

04:46


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:47


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

05:24


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

04:47


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:10


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:45


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:12


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

06:06


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:01


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:07


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

04:51


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:55


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

04:42


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

05:18


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

04:47


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

05:02


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

05:14


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

06:08


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

06:16


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

06:08


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

05:21


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

05:51


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

05:39


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

05:28


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

05:25


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

05:49


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

06:07


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

05:49


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

05:55


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

04:48


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

05:05


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

05:44


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

05:16


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

04:48


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

04:28


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

05:14


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

04:19


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

05:14


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

05:32


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

05:35


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

05:08


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

05:09


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

04:53


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

02:36


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

04:17


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

04:24


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

04:49


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

05:40


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

04:49


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

05:01


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

04:52


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

04:41


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

05:27


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

06:10


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

05:03


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

05:14


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

05:11


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

05:19


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

04:28


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

04:36


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

05:27


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

05:50


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

05:48


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

05:35


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

05:33


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

05:45


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

06:18


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

05:50


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

06:03


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

06:20


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

05:25


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

04:21


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

05:37


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

05:05


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

05:28


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

05:46


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

05:09


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

06:13


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

05:07


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

05:56


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

05:55


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

05:45


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

05:23


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

05:26


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

06:37


Chapter 118
Chapter 118

06:30


Chapter 119
Chapter 119

05:12


Chapter 120
Chapter 120

05:03


Chapter 121
Chapter 121

05:08


Chapter 122
Chapter 122

05:00


Chapter 123
Chapter 123

04:43


Chapter 124
Chapter 124

05:59


Chapter 125
Chapter 125

05:14


Chapter 126
Chapter 126

05:08


Chapter 127
Chapter 127

04:57


Chapter 128
Chapter 128

04:41


Chapter 129
Chapter 129

04:44


Chapter 130
Chapter 130

05:22


Chapter 131
Chapter 131

04:46


Chapter 132
Chapter 132

05:28


Chapter 133
Chapter 133

04:34


Chapter 134
Chapter 134

04:47


Chapter 135
Chapter 135

04:31


Chapter 136
Chapter 136

04:35


Chapter 137
Chapter 137

05:11


Chapter 138
Chapter 138

07:07


Chapter 139
Chapter 139

05:56


Chapter 140
Chapter 140

03:32


Chapter 141
Chapter 141

04:07


Chapter 142
Chapter 142

05:22


Chapter 143
Chapter 143

05:12


Chapter 144
Chapter 144

04:54


Chapter 145
Chapter 145

04:56


Chapter 146
Chapter 146

05:17


Chapter 147
Chapter 147

05:20


Chapter 148
Chapter 148

04:56


Chapter 149
Chapter 149

05:16


Chapter 150
Chapter 150

04:05


Chapter 151
Chapter 151

04:04


Chapter 152
Chapter 152

04:34


Chapter 153
Chapter 153

04:48


Chapter 154
Chapter 154

06:20


Chapter 155
Chapter 155

06:51


Chapter 156
Chapter 156

05:46


Chapter 157
Chapter 157

05:19


Chapter 158
Chapter 158

06:13


Chapter 159
Chapter 159

06:06


Chapter 160
Chapter 160

05:28


Chapter 161
Chapter 161

04:39


Chapter 162
Chapter 162

05:56


Chapter 163
Chapter 163

05:52


Chapter 164
Chapter 164

06:06


Chapter 165
Chapter 165

05:14


Chapter 166
Chapter 166

04:46


Chapter 167
Chapter 167

06:38


Chapter 168
Chapter 168

06:02


Chapter 169
Chapter 169

05:49


Chapter 170
Chapter 170

06:22


Chapter 171
Chapter 171

05:05


Chapter 172
Chapter 172

05:53


Chapter 173
Chapter 173

05:15


Chapter 174
Chapter 174

05:37


Chapter 175
Chapter 175

05:35


Chapter 176
Chapter 176

05:32


Chapter 177
Chapter 177

05:39


Chapter 178
Chapter 178

04:41


Chapter 179
Chapter 179

04:56


Chapter 180
Chapter 180

06:10


Chapter 181
Chapter 181

05:40


Chapter 182
Chapter 182

05:42


Chapter 183
Chapter 183

05:16


Chapter 184
Chapter 184

05:17


Chapter 185
Chapter 185

05:22


Chapter 186
Chapter 186

05:40


Chapter 187
Chapter 187

05:14


Chapter 188
Chapter 188

04:47


Chapter 189
Chapter 189

05:43


Chapter 190
Chapter 190

04:35


Chapter 191
Chapter 191

05:35


Chapter 192
Chapter 192

05:35


Chapter 193
Chapter 193

05:15


Chapter 194
Chapter 194

04:49


Chapter 195
Chapter 195

04:26


Chapter 196
Chapter 196

06:15


Chapter 197
Chapter 197

05:53


Chapter 198
Chapter 198

04:53


Chapter 199
Chapter 199

06:02

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