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Title:
Children of the tenements
Author:
Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914.
Publication Information:
New York : Macmillan, 1925.

©1903
Physical Description:
viii, 387 pages ; 20 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Rent baby -- A story of Bleecker Street -- Kid hangs up his stocking -- Slipper-maker's fast -- Death comes to Cat Alley -- A proposal on the elevated -- Little Will's message -- Lost children -- Paolo's awakening -- Little dollar's Christmas journey -- Kid -- When the letter came -- Cat took the kosher meat -- Nibsy's Christmas -- In the children's hospital -- Nigger Martha's wake -- What the Christmas sun saw in the tenements -- Midwinter in New York -- A chip from the maelstrom -- Sarah Joyce's husbands -- Merry Christmas in the tenements -- Abe's game of jacks -- A little picture -- A dream of the woods -- 'Twas 'Liza's doings -- Heroes who fight fire -- John Gavin, misfit -- A heathen baby -- Christening in Bottle Alley -- In the Mulberry Street court -- Difficulties of a deacon -- Fire in the barracks -- War on the goats -- He kept his tryst -- Rover's last fight -- How Jim went to the war -- A backwoods hero -- Jack's sermon -- Skippy of Scrabble Alley -- Making a way out of the slum.
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