A treatise on the commerce and police of the River Thames containing an historical view of the trade of the port of London; And suggesting Means for preventing the Depredations thereon, by a Legislative System of river police. With an account of the functions of the various magistrates and corporations exercising jurisdiction on the river; and a general view of the penal and remedial statutes connected with the subject, By P. Colquhoun, LL.D

Main Author: Colquhoun, Patrick
Format: eBook
Published: London printed for Joseph Mawman, in the Poultry, successor to Mr. Dilly. MDCCC. (H. Baldwin and Son, printers, New Bridge-Street) 1800, [1800]
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T140607. - In this impression, there is no colophon on p.676, the index is printed by H. Baldwin and Son (colophon), and press figures include: p.xxv-1; p.5-6; p.91-1; pp.322 and 383, no press figures, p.414-2. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - Text complete. - The name and address of the printers are in square brackets. - Variant 1 has details as above except for pp.322 and 383 which have press figures 1 and 2 respectively; variant 2 has press figure 1 on p.322 and no press figure on p.383; variant 3 has no press figure on p.322 and a press figure 2 on p.383; variant 4 has p.xxv-1, p.5-11, p.91-1
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([4],xxxiv,593,[1],609-676,[20]p.,plate,tables) map 8°