Robert Tressell

Robert Tressell

Original Name Noonan
Birth
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Death 3 Feb 1911 (aged 40)
Liverpool, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Burial Walton, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Memorial ID 14739278 · View Source
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Author. He wrote the controversial novel "The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists." This book about socialist ideology was published in 1914, three years after Noonan's death from tuberculosis. It has since been translated into several languages and been reprinted many times.

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  • Added: 26 Jun 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 14739278
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Tressell (17 Apr 1870–3 Feb 1911), Find a Grave Memorial no. 14739278, citing Walton Park Cemetery, Walton, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .