Farrar Straus Giroux Books
Books editi da Farrar Straus Giroux con argomento City And Town Life Fiction Sleep Fiction Morning Fiction
edizioni Farrar Straus & Giroux collana Farrar Straus & Giroux (School And Library)
Time to get up!Did you ever wonder how people woke up in time for school or work in the days before alarm clocks? In the early twentieth century, townspeople in England hired "knocker-ups" like Mary Smith for a few pence a week. Mary Smith traveled through predawn streets armed with a peashooter and a pocket watch,...