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date: 17 April 2024

Chadwick, Sir Edwin (1800–90), civil servant and utilitarian, chief architect 

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The Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens
Author(s):
Robert NewsomRobert Newsom

of the new Poor Law of 1834 so powerfully satirized by Dickens in Oliver Twist, but known especially and more favourably for his efforts on behalf of ... ...

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