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Author:
Wade, John
Title:
A Treatise on the Police and Crimes of the Metropolis; Especially Juvenile Delinquency, Female Prostitution, Mendicity, Gaming, Forgery . . Also an Account of the Courts of Justice and Prisons of London; And . . . the Causes of the Increase of Crime &c.
Publisher:
Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, London, 1829.
Description:
Only edition of a work written by one of the foremost early 19th century radicals and reformers, John Wade, grouped in importance with William Cobbett and 'Orator' Hunt, and a great admirer of Bentham, who provided funds to establish Wade's newspaper
Condition:
Modern green cloth, ex-library, one preliminary leaf loose, else a good usable copy
Book No.:
W-77344
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
criminal law, Police, women's law, Gambling, Forgery, prisons
Author:
Saunders, Thomas William
Title:
Counties Police Acts, (2 & 3 Vict. c. 93; 3 & 4 Vict. c.88; and 19 & 20 Vict. c. 69) Together with An Analysis of the Statutes; the Rules and Regulations of the Secretary of State, &c. &c
Publisher:
John Crockford, Law Times Office, 29, Essex Street Strand, London, 1856.
Description:
A rare work, written by the Middle Temple barrister and Thames Police Court magistrate who had long followed (and written upon) the Police Acts, marking with the third act "a great step forward in the movement for police reform"; one copy in OCLC
Condition:
Original cloth, worn but sound, a few notations, presentation "To Valentine Goold Esq / Chief Constable of Somersetshire / with the Author's compts"
Book No.:
W-77175
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
Police, Acts
 
Author:
Knutsson, Johannes, et al.
Title:
Police and the Social Order, Contemporary Research Perspectives
Publisher:
National Council for Crime Prevention, Stockholm, 1979.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 387 pages
Book No.:
W-90312
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
law and sociology, Police
 
Author:
Weston, Paul B.
Title:
Police Organization and Management
Publisher:
Goodyear Publishing Co., Santa Monica, 1976.
Description:
Condition:
Gray cloth, the spine darkened, but a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90364
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Police, Police
 
Author:
Weston, Paul B.
Title:
Police Organization and Management
Publisher:
Goodyear Publishing Co., Santa Monica, 1976.
Description:
Condition:
Gray cloth, the spine darkened, but a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90364
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Police, Police
Author:
Adam, Hargrave L.
Title:
The Police Encyclopaedia. With a Preface by Sir Robert Anderson, K.C.B., L.L.D., Late Chief of the Criminal Investigation Department, New Scotland Yard. Eight Volumes [complete]
Publisher:
The Waverley Book Company, Ltd. 7-8, Old Bailey, E.C., London, 1910?].
Description:
A work containing "a mass of information about the origin, growth and present organization of our British Police Forces [written] with a literary freshness" and extensively illustrated, each volume with two dozen or more plates
Condition:
Original light-blue cloth, gilt, somewhat worn and some volumes spotted, else a good usable set
Book No.:
W-91426
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
Police
 
Author:
Cedermark, Gunilla and Hans Klette
Title:
Polis, Myndighet - Manniska
Publisher:
Studentlitteratur, 1973.
Description:
Inscribed on the title page to Gilbert Geis, noted criminologist and authority on all aspects of deviant behavior, and his wife: "...with best regards from Gunilla Cedermark"
Condition:
Printed wraps; 170 pages
Book No.:
W-90332
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Police
 
Author:
Title:
Royal Commission on the Police, 1960. Interim Report
Publisher:
Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1960.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, worn but quite usable; 77 pages
Book No.:
W-90318
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Police
 
Author:
Wicks, Robert J.
Title:
Applied Psychology for Law Enforcement and Correction Officers
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1974.
Description:
Condition:
Printed boards, very slightly soiled, but a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90363
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
law and psychology, criminal law, Penology, Police
 
Author:
Title:
Report and Recommendations of the Commissioners' Committee on Police Arrests for Investigation
Publisher:
N.p., District of Columbi, 1962.
Description:
Condition:
Sewn wraps, a bit stained, but still a good copy; 130 pages
Book No.:
W-90319
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Police
Author:
Colquhoun, Patrick
Title:
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 . . . injured and endangered: and Suggesting Remedies for Their Prevention. Sixth Edition
Publisher:
Printed by H. Baldwin and Son . . . for Joseph Mawman [etc.], London, 1800.
Description:
The penultimate, much enlarged edition of Colquhoun's pioneering treatise, "a major work of permanent value [and] the first in the English language . . . on the subject of police", leading to the establishment of London's professional police force
Condition:
Modern 1/4 mottled calf over marbled boards, light browning, else a very good copy; the variant first printing with the colophon at index end only
Book No.:
W-77078
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
criminal law, FRANCE, Police, London

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