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Madam Speaker  -  The Life of Betty Boothroyd by  Paul Routledge - First Edition - 1995 - from Goldring Books and

Madam Speaker - The Life of Betty Boothroyd

by Routledge, Paul

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good

London: Harper Collins, 1995. A near Fine unmarked copy with price clipped dustjacket. The extraordinary and inspiring life of the first woman Speaker of the House of Commons, from humble beginnings as the only child of an impoverished textile working couple in the Pennine town of Dewsbury, an adventurous career as a dancer and a 'Tiller' girl, secretary to Barbara Castle and her progression through politics in the Labour party. 26 photographs. B2D. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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