Dirty Old London: The Victorian Fight against Filth

Lee Jackson

Research output: Book/ReportBook


A history of the sanitary movement in nineteenth century London, focusing on domestic waste, street refuse, sanitation, the garden cemetery, public baths, public toilets, slums, and atmospheric pollution by smog and fog.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherYale University Press
Number of pages293
ISBN (Print)9780300192056
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2014


  • Sanitation
  • Victorian London

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