Treatise on the Commerce and Police of the River Thames

By: COLQUHOUN, P[atrick].

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COLQUHOUN, P[atrick]. 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. L.: Printed for Joseph Mawman, in the Poultry, successor to Mr Dilly, [by] H. Baldwin and Son, Printers, New Bridge-street, 1800. First Edition. Pp [4], xxxiv, 593[-594], 609-676, [20] +2 fldg tables + folding map [at p.1]. 8vo, calf. Ben Cohen, The Thames 1580-1980 : A General Bibliography, p. 297-298. Map has been trimmed a tad too closely, (but not affecting text & image) and map folds are a askew, ow very nice clean and pleasant copy. 1,500.00

Title: Treatise on the Commerce and Police of the River Thames

Author Name: COLQUHOUN, P[atrick].

Categories: 40,

Publisher: 1800,:

Seller ID: 38219

Keywords: THAMES POLICE RIVERS NAUTICAL LONDON ENGLAND ,