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[Drop head title:] Standing Orders for the Government of Local Prisons.

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Published: London Printed by Harrison & Sons, 1925

Stock Code: 114463

£150
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition. A fascinating copy with numerous contemporary annotations and additional notices tipped in; copies of Home Office memorandum (8 pp.), a 1927 addendum to the standing orders (64 pp.), "Convict Prison Standing Orders" (31 pp.) have been bound in together with a pamphlet regarding the Poor Persons' Defence Act 1930 (1 sheet folded) and a summary of the Mental Deficiency Act 1927 (3 pp.).

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Description

Quarto. Contemporary brown buckram, title gilt to the spine, red speckled egdes.

Condition

Somewhat soiled and spotted, some damping at the bottom edge of the front board (text unaffected), in all a very good copy.

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