Quotes by Henry Mayhew

About Henry Mayhew:

Henry Mayhew is also known for his work as a social researcher, publishing an extensive series of newspaper articles in the Morning Chronicle that was later compiled into the book series London Labour and the London Poor (1851), a groundbreaking and influential survey of the city's poor.

Author Bio

  • NameHenry Mayhew
  • DescriptionBritish writer and activist
  • AliasesOne who has been "almost worried to death,"
  • BornNovember 25, 1812
  • DiedJuly 25, 1887
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionJournalist