A TREATISE ON THE POLICE OF THE METROPOLIS;...

Author: Colquhoun (P.)
Year: 1806
Publisher: J. Mawman/Petterson Smith (Montclair, New Jersey)
Edition Details: Reprinted from the 7th London Edn.
Book Condition: NrF
Price: 30.00
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Hardback. Facsimile. The 7th (and last) Edition Corrected and Considerably enlarged was published in 1806, with the First Edition having been published in 1795. This facsimile of the 7th Edn. was published by Patterson Smith Publishing (Montclair, New Jersey) in 1969. A Treatise on the Police of the Metropolis; Containing a Detail of the Various Crimes and Misdemeanors by which Public and Private Property and Security are, at present, injured and endangered: and Suggesting Remedies for their Prevention. The author was a Scottish merchant, statistician, magistrate, and founder of the first regular preventive police force in England, the Thames River Police. With Conclusion and Index. 686pp. lge. 8vo. h/back. V.v. lightly foxed edges o/w Nr. F. A heavy book at approx. 1.3kg, so will require additional postage, particularly if shipped overseas.

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