The reports of the Society for bettering the condition and increasing the comforts of the poor Vol. I

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Corporate Author: Society for Bettering the Condition and Increasing the Comforts of the Poor
Format: eBook
Published: London printed for the Society, by W. Bulmer and Co. and sold by J. Hatchard, 173, Piccadilly; also by Becket, Pall-Mall; Robson, Bond Street; Payne, Mews' Gate; Rivington, St. Paul's Church-Yard; Egerton, Whitehall; Cadell and Davies, Strand: and Vernor and Hood, Poultry. Also by Todd, York; Hazard, Bath; Akenhead and Sons, Newcastle; Pennington, Durham; Browne, Hull; Easton, Salisbury; Trewman, Exeter; Clarke, Manchester; and Hough, Gloucester 1798, 1798
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:'The first report of the Society ... Third edition', 1798, has a separate titlepage with "[Price one shilling]" at foot. - Comprises reports 1-6, originally issued separately, with a general titlepage, contents, appendices and an index. - English Short Title Catalog, T106447. - In this issue the 16pp. appendix coming after p. 68 was excised and pp. 413-436, 'Account of the society, its object, subject of inquiry, regulations, &c.', is the latest form of that excised appendix; apart from the titlepage to the first report, the titlepages to reports were also excised, the existence of which "reports" are evident from the drop-head titles on pp. 69, [129], [197] and [273] for the second-fifth reports, while there is nothing to indicate that the sixth report began after p. 352 as in the other issue. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - The pagination and register are continuous
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([12],xxii,[2],446p) 8°