[Policing]. First Report of the Commissioners Appointed to Inquire as to the Best Means of Establishing an Efficient Constabulary Force in the Counties of England and Wales. London: W. Clowes and Sons, 1839. First Edition. 8vo. Hardback. Good xii, 416pp, original cloth, gilt title to spine.
Recased, with inner joints strengthened, board edges bumped, corners bumped and worn, internally lightly browned, folding chart browned to top edge, but generally clean.
Interesting accounts of crimes and criminal behaviour, primarily by the criminals themselves