LONDON LABOUR AND THE LONDON POOR; a Cyclopaedia of the condition and earnings of those that will work, those that cannot work, and those that will not work.
London. 1851. Two volumes. Vol I: iv, , 492 pages. Illustrated. Vol II: 507 pages, plus the original upper wrappers and 'correspondents' pages for Parts 6 to 38 bound in at end. Illustrated. Bound in contemporary half calf, gilt over marbled boards. Bindings rubbed at joints, at head & heel of spines, and corners; some spotting to the first couple of leaves at front and rear of both volumes; some light water-staining to outer margin of last leaf and endpaper of volume I; short tear to blank margin of the frontispiece of Volume I; there is no title-page or preliminaries to volume II,; else a good set of the first two volumes only.