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REPORT OF W H PICKERING, H.M. INSPECTOR OF MINES FOR THE YORKSHIRE AND LINCOLNSHIRE DISTRICT (No 5). FOR THE YEAR 1909

Houses of Parliament (London 1910)
58pp. Folio. Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd 5177-IV. The report covers coal & metalliferousmines & quarries. Accidents. Outputs., prosecutions of owners, abandoned mines . Miners killed in accidents named. . A very clean copy. Plans of Acton Hall Hickleton Main, Grimethorpe colieries to illustrate accidents.
Reference: 178129


£15.00  

COPIES AND EXTRACTS OF CORRESPONDENCE RELATING TO THE BRITISH SOUTH AFRICA COMPANY IN MASHONALAND, AND MATABELELAND.

HMSO (London 1893)
74pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper C7171. Correspondence May 1891 - Sept 1893. British South Africa Company extends its control. Much correspondence on Lobengula. Matabele raids. A clean copy.
Reference: 178128


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REPORTS TO HER MAJESTY'S PRINCIPAL SECRETARY OF STATE .ON THE EXPLOSION OF GAS AT COMBS PIT, THORNHILL COLLIERIES, ON THE 4th JULY 1893

Houses of Parliament (London 1893)
7pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. C7198. Three large folding plans. 139 killed in mine explosion. A clean copy.
Reference: 178127


£35.00  

REPORT OF FRANK N WARDELL, H.M. INSPECTOR OF MINES FOR THE YORKSHIRE AND LINCOLNSHIRE DISTRICT (No 5). FOR THE YEAR 1888

Houses of Parliament (London 1889)
49pp. Folio.Blue paper wrappers. . British Parliamentary Paper. C 5779-IV The report covers coal & metalliferousmines & quarries. Accidents. Outputs., prosecutions of owners, abandoned mines . Miners killed in accidents named. . A very clean copy.
Reference: 178126


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REPORTS OF THE INSPECTORS OF FACTORIES TO THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE HOME DEPARTMENT, FOR THE QUARTER ENDING 30 JUNE 1838

House of Commons (London 1838)
12pp. Folio. British Parliamentary paper HC612. Many abuses of child labour reported.Parents of children under 13 lie about their childs age. Children work 12 hour days. . A clean copy.
Reference: 178125


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CLASS C. CORRESPONDENCE RESPECTING SLAVERY AND THE SLAVE TRADE IN FOREIGN COUNTRIES, AND OTHER MATTERS, FROM JANUARY 1 TO DECEMBER 31, 1869

HMSO (London 1871)
78pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper Much on Ottoman Empire.
Reference: 178124


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COPY OF AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE ADMIRALTY, THE BOARD OF TRADE, AND THE POSTMASTER GENERAL AND THE CUNARD STEAMSHIP COMPANY, LIMITED

Houses of Parliament (London 1903)
71pp. Folio. Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd1703. Liverpool-Queenstown-New York service. A clean copy.
Reference: 178122


£30.00  
FOREIGN OFFICE
REPORT FOR THE YEAR 1911 ON THE TRADE , COMMERCE AND NAVIGATION OF COCHIN-CHINA

HMSO (London 1912)
14pp. Folio. . Diplomatic & Consular Reports on trade and finance. Annual Series No 4883
Reference: 178123


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POST OFFICE (CONVEYANCE OF MAILS TO NEW YORK). COPY OF THE WHOLE CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THE POSTMASTER GENERAL AND THE VARIOUS STEAM SHIP COMPANIES IN REFERENCE TO THE CONVEYANCE OF HER MAJESTY'S MAILS TO NEW YORK

House of Commons (London 1885)
54pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. HC99. Extensive lists of vessels and duration of voyages. A clean copy.
Reference: 178121


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REPORT OF FRANK N WARDELL, H.M. INSPECTOR OF MINES FOR THE YORKSHIRE AND LINCOLNSHIRE DISTRICT (No 5). FOR THE YEAR 1893

Houses of Parliament (London 1894)
45pp. Folio. Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. C 7339-XI The report covers coal & metalliferousmines & quarries. Accidents. Outputs., prosecutions of owners, abandoned mines . Miners killed in accidents named. . A very clean copy. 3 folding plans of Combs Pit.
Reference: 178120


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Map
SKETCH OF THE COBB OF LYME REGIS SHEWING THE BREACHES MADE IN THE GALE OF THE 23 NOVR 1824...

Houses of Parliament (London 1825)
31 x 51cm. Hand coloured litho map by Edward Fanshaw, Royal Engineers printed by N Chater & Co. 33 Fleet Street. . 2 folds. A very clean copy.
Reference: 178118


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Map
MAP SHEWING ROADS & POSTAL STATIONS IN NEW SOUTH WALES PREPARED FOR THE USE OF THE POST OFFICE DEPARTMENT

E Sranford (London 1871)
An attractive folding coloured litho map. 52 x 63cm. A very clean copy..
Reference: 178119


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Whitehall, Teasury Chambers
DETAILED STATEMENT relative to the HARBOURS of REFUGE; .accompanied by the REPORTS of the ENGINEERS in Charge of the Works, for the Four Quarters of the Year ending 31st March 1860.

House of Commons (London 1860)
13pp. Folio. Fold out Chart. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 384. Dated 13 June 1860. Detailed Statement relative to the Harbours of Refuge at DOVER, ALDERNEY, and PORTLAND: together with the Quarterly REPORTS of the ENGINEERS, for the year ending 31 March 1859. A clean copy.
Reference: 178117


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Whitehall, Treasury Chambers
DETAILED STATEMENTS relative to the HARBOURS of REFUGE; .accompanied by the REPORTS of the ENGINEERS in Charge of the Works, for the Four Quarters of the Year ending 31st March 1862.

House of Commons (London 1862)
13pp. Folio. Fold out Chart of Portland & Weymouth Bay. . Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 195. Dated 29 April 1862. Detailed Statement relative to the Harbours of Refuge at DOVER, ALDERNEY, JERSEY and PORTLAND: together with the Quarterly REPORTS of the ENGINEERS, for the year ending 31 March 1862. A clean copy.
Reference: 178116


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REPORT ON THE ORDNANCE SURVEY OF THE UNITED KINGDOM FOR 1855-56

House of Commons (London 1857)
27pp. Folio. Rebound in card covers. 28 plates - samples of O.S. maps produced by different printing processes including early use of photography. The newly appointed director-general of the O.S., Sir Henry James was keen to see photography employed as an integral part of survey and mapping work. British Parliamentary paper. HC147. A clean copy.
Reference: 178115


£85.00  

REPORT of the DIRECTORS of CONVICT PRISONS for the Year 1887-8, with APPENDIX. (Part I.).

HMSO (London 1888)
lxii pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. C.5551. A very clean copy. Rebound in blue card covers. Report (overview of Convict Establishments in England in 1887-8) plus Appendix, containing twenty (20) related Returns and Statements
Reference: 178114


£15.00  
Treasury Chambers
RETURN relating to IMPERIAL REVENUE (COLLECTION and EXPENDITURE)(Great Britain and Ireland) for the Year ending the 31st Day of March 1908 ...

HMSO (London 1908)
22pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. HC 215. Imperial Revenue (Collection and Expenditure) (Great Britain and Ireland). A clean copy.
Reference: 178070


£7.00  
India House
MEMBERS of the HOUSE of COMMONS in Receipt of PUBLIC MONEY (REVENUES of INDIA).

House of Commons (London 0)
3pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. HC 305. Members of the House of Commons in receipt of Public Money (Revenues of India). Includes nine NAMES of Officers of the British Army .....whose Pay is charged on the Revenues of India. A clean copy.
Reference: 178071


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A BILL intituled an ACT for the more effectual EXECUTION of the CONVENTION between HER MAJESTY and the FRENCH GOVERNMENT concerning the FISHERIES in the SEAS between the BRITISH ISLANDS and FRANCE.

House of Commons (London 1855)
i + 4pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound British Parliamentary Paper. Bill 131. Fisheries (British Islands and France). A very clean copy.
Reference: 178067


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A BILL to Carry Into Effect a CONVENTION respecting a LOAN by HER MAJESTY to the KING of SARDINIA,.

House of Commons (London 1856)
3pp. Folio. Disbound British Parliamentary paper. Bill 188. Sardinian Loan. Ordered to be Printed 19 June 1856. Rear wrapper some grubbying otherwise a clean copy.
Reference: 178065


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