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CHILDRENS EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION
CHILDRENS EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION. APPENDIX TO THE FIRST REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONERS. MINES. PART I.

Houses of Parliament (London 1842)
910pp. Folio. Attractive recent cloth binding. British Parliamentary Paper. Fascinating evidence on the employment of children in Britains mining industry. Much on working conditions and treatment of children. Types of work, methods, condition of the mines, mining accidents and living conditions of miners and their families. Numerous illustrations and plans. Commissioners report on mines of South Staffordshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire, Leicestershire, Yorkshire, Cumberland, East of Scotland, Northumberland, Cornwall, Devonshire, Southern Ireland, Whitehaven & Northern Ireland. A clean copy.
Reference: 178058


£360.00  

REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONERS OF INQUIRY FOR SOUTH WALES

Houses of Parliament (London 1844)
468pp. Folio. Recent cloth binding. 2 folding coloured maps. British Parliamentary Paper. Following the "Rebecca riots", protests against the high tolls charged on turnpike roads the Commissioners reported on the disturbances and the laws as administered in South Wales regulating the turnpike roads. A clean copy.
Reference: 178057


£180.00  

REPORT FROM THE SELECT COMMITTEE ON ABORIGINES (BRITISH SETTLEMENTS;) TOGETHER WITH THE MINUTES OF EVIDENCE, APPENDIX AND INDEX

House of Commons (London 1836)
841pp. Folio. Attractive recent cloth binding. . British Parliamentary Paper . The Select Committee was set up to consider what measures ought to be adopted to provide justice & protection of rights for the native inhabitants of British settlements. The committee investigated the policy of the colonial government, the character, livelihood and political institutions of the natives, the work of missionary groups, education & tribal wars. A mammoth work in clean condition.
Reference: 178056


£380.00  

RETURN ... of the whole of the REGISTERED STEAM VESSELS of the UNITED KINGDOM, on the 1st day of January 1852;.... distinguishing Vessesls Built of Iron, & Also Vessels Having Screw Propellers, & Giving Aggregate No. Of Vessels, & Amount of Tonnage.

House of Commons (London 1854)
19pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Disbound. British Parliamentary paper. HC 219. A very clean copy. Long list of individual vessels, port and date of Registry, registered owner, dimensions (length, breadth and depth of hold), tonnage,and horse power.
Reference: 177932


£15.00  
HOME OFFICE
TWENTY-SECOND ANNUAL REPORT of HER MAJESTY'S INSPECTORS of EXPLOSIVES; being their ANNUAL REPORT for the Year 1897.

Houses of Parliament (London 1898)
208pp including Index. Folio. Original Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. C.-8915. Neat library mark. A very clean copy. Comprehensive Annual Report made under the Explosives Act, 1875 (38 Vict.c.17) covering experiments, licenses, prosecutions, accidents both here and abroad, etc., . Return of Seizures, Details of Importations of Explosives, etc.,
Reference: 177792


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EIGHTEENTH ANNUAL REPORT of HER MAJESTY'S INSPECTORS of EXPLOSIVES; being their ANNUAL REPORT for the Year 1893.

Houses of Parliament (London 1894)
168pp including Index. Folio. Bound in card wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. C.-7417. A clean copy. Comprehensive Annual Report made under the Explosives Act, 1875 (38 Vict.c.17) covering experiments, licenses, prosecutions, accidents both here and abroad, etc., . Return of Seizures, Details of Importations of Explosives, etc., Includes a LIST of the more important OUTRAGES and ATTEMPTS, and suspiicious cases oof DISCOVERIES of EXPLOSIVES ... which have engaged the attention of H.M's Inspectors of Explosives during the Period 1881-1893 inclusive.
Reference: 177605


£20.00  
HOME OFFICE
THIRTY-FIRST ANNUAL REPORT of HER MAJESTY'S INSPECTORS of EXPLOSIVES; being their ANNUAL REPORT for the Year 1906.

Houses of Parliament (London 1907)
204pp including Index. Folio. Original Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. Cd.3693. A clean copy. Comprehensive Annual Report made under the Explosives Act, 1875 (38 Vict.c.17) covering experiments, licenses, prosecutions, accidents both here and abroad, etc., . Return of Seizures, Details of Importations of Explosives, etc.,
Reference: 177604


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TWENTY-FOURTH ANNUAL REPORT of HER MAJESTY'S INSPECTORS of EXPLOSIVES; being their ANNUAL REPORT for the Year 1899

Houses of Parliament (London 1900)
190pp including Index. Folio. Paper wrappers. Bound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. Cd.229. Odd discrete library marks. A clean copy. Comprehensive Annual Report made under the Explosives Act, 1875 (38 Vict.c.17) covering experiments, licenses, prosecutions, accidents both here and abroad, etc., . Return of Seizures, Details of Importations of Explosives, etc.,
Reference: 177595


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FIRST AND SECOND REPORTS OF THE LIVERPOOL COMPASS COMMITTEE TO THE BOARD OF TRADE, 1855 & 1856; WITH LETTERS FROM THE ASTRONOMER ROYAL THEREUPON

Houses of Parliament (London 1857)
74pp. Folio. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. 30 plates. together with THIRD REPORT. 1861. 131pp. 14 plates. Investigations into the deviations of compass readings in iron & wooden ships.
Reference: 177566


£90.00  

RESULTS OF PRIZE FIRING IN H.M. FLEET, 1903

Houses of Parliament (London 1904)
17pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British parliamentary paper. Cd1995. Results of firing competition involving 32 battleships & 45 cruisers. . Each vessel & best gunner named
Reference: 177520


£8.00  

Annual REPORT of the Chief Inspector of FACTORIES for the Year 1949.

HMSO (London 1951)
218pp. 8vo. Original Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. Cd.8155. Neat library stamp to title page.Minoor rear wrapper loss. A very clean copy. Comprising Introductory, Industrial Development, Accidents, Industrial Diseases, Miscellaneous Health and Welfare, Hours of Employment, Canteens and Feeding Arrangements, Textile Piecework Particulars, Safety, Health and Welfare Museum, Staff and Appendices.
Reference: 177506


£12.00  

A COPY OF THE MEDICAL STATISTICAL RETURNS OF THE BALTIC AND BLACK SEA FLEETS, DURING THE YEARS 1854 AND 1855D

House of Commons (London 1857)
115pp. Folio. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper.HC71. Much on conditions in hospitals during Crimean war. A very clean copy.
Reference: 177424


£30.00  
ADMIRALTY
RETURN, . of the RESULTS of a Series of EXPERIMENTAL TRIALS made .last 12 months on board H.M'.s Steamers "Urgent" . "Lucifer" at Portsmouth, with WELSH and NORTH COUNTRY COAL, with a View of . best Proportions in Mixed Coal and best Form of Furnace .

House of Commons (London 1870)
11pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. HC 355. Navy (Coal Experiments). Neat library maark. Scattered foxing otherwise a clean copy. Title continues "to be used for the Consumption of Smoke."
Reference: 177475


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REPORT OF THE NAVAL MANOEUVRES OF 1903 CARRIED OUT BY THE COMBINED MEDITERRANEAN, HOME, AND CHANNEL FLEETS, AND THE CRUISER SQUADRON FROM THE 5th TO THE 11th AUGUST 1903

HMSO (London 1903)
114pp. Folio.. Rebound in card covers. 10 folding charts. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd1824. A very clean copy. Neat library mark on cover.
Reference: 177288


£20.00  

NAVY ESTIMATES FOR THE YEAR 1889-90,

House of Commons (London 1889)
73pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. . British Parliamentary Paper HC 50. A clean copy.
Reference: 177421


£18.00  
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TWENTY-FIFTH ANNUAL REPORT of HER MAJESTY'S INSPECTORS of EXPLOSIVES; being their ANNUAL REPORT for the Year 1900

Houses of Parliament (London 1901)
209pp including Index. Folio. Paper wrappers. Bound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. Cd.711. Odd discrete library marks. A very clean copy. Comprehensive Annual Report made under the Explosives Act, 1875 (38 Vict.c.17) covering experiments, licenses, prosecutions, accidents both here and abroad, etc., . Return of Seizures, Details of Importations of Explosives, etc.,
Reference: 177218


£15.00  
India Office
REVIEW OF THE TRADE OF INDIA IN 1916-17

HMSO (London 1918)
81pp. Folio.. Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd9067. A clean copy.
Reference: 176814


£12.00  
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TWENTIETH ANNUAL REPORT of HER MAJESTY'S INSPECTORS of EXPLOSIVES; being their ANNUAL REPORT for the Year 1895.

Houses of Parliament (London 1896)
169pp including Index. Folio. Original Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. Cd.8079. Slightly chipped paper wrappers otherwise a very clean copy. Comprehensive Annual Report made under the Explosives Act, 1875 (38 Vict.c.17) covering experiments, licenses, prosecutions, accidents both here and abroad, etc., . Return of Seizures, Details of Importations of Explosives, etc.,
Reference: 176684


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REPORT of the COMMISSIONERS Appointed to Inquire into LOCAL CHARGES upon SHIPPING in the PORTS of the UNITED KINGDOM, IRELAND

Houses of Parliament (London 1855)
v + 160pp. Folio. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. A clean copy.
Reference: 176630


£40.00  
HOME OFFICE
TWENTY-NINTH ANNUAL REPORT of HER MAJESTY'S INSPECTORS of EXPLOSIVES; being their ANNUAL REPORT for the Year 1904.

Houses of Parliament (London 1905)
259pp including Index. Folio. Original Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. Cd.-2595. Neat library marks to title wrapper. A very clean copy. Comprehensive Annual Report made under the Explosives Act, 1875 (38 Vict.c.17) covering experiments, licenses, prosecutions, accidents both here and abroad, etc., . Return of Seizures, Details of Importations of Explosives, etc., With a LIST of more important OUTRAGES and ATTEMPTS and suspicious cases of DISCOVERIES of explosives between 1881-1901 inclusive. E.g., 27 February 1884 The discovery of a bag containing some Atlas Powder A, with clockwork and detonators at CHARING CROSS STATION (ibid., page 37). 28 February - A similar discovery at PADDINGTON STATION, etc.,
Reference: 176683


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