A Hoxton Childhood by A. S. Jasper
A Hoxton Childhood by Albert Stanley JasperCenterprise Publications ISBN-10: 0903738023 ISBN-13: 978-0903738026 First published 1969 reprinted 1972 Hardback and softback.A childhood memoir from the 1910’s / 20’s living in and around Hoxton Market. A story of a boy growing up in a family surviving from day to day and dealing with poverty, constantly moving home, war, family squabbles and being jobless. The family is held together by his hardworking mother, his father is a drunk who shows no love for his children.
This book has now been re-issued by Blinding Books.