First edition thus. 12mo. (18.5 x 12.5 cm); 256 pp. Stiff wrappers with pasted-on illustration. Some general rubbing and light foxing to spine; last few leaves foxed, else clean throughout. Traces the history of the English police force from Anglo-Saxon times to the present Metropolitan policeman. Also published in boring blue cloth, this format scarcer and more fun. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The English Policeman, 871-1935
Publisher: London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.
Publication Date: 1935
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description London; Allen & Unwin, 1935, 1935. hardback, 8vo, 256pp, ex-library, bookplate on endpaper, stamp on title page, text clean and sound, publisher's blue cloth, library numbering on spine, Good condition / no dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 441551
Book Description George Allen & Unwin Ltd., London, 1935. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Minor shelf/edge wear, light foxing on endpages, else tight, bright, and unmarred. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine, blue topstain. No dustjacket. 8vo. 256pp. Index. Bookseller Inventory # 5774
Book Description George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1935. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1935. 256 pages. Cream jacket covering blue leather boards with gilt lettering. Pages remain bright with moderate foxing to text block edge and the endpapers, noticeable thumb prints inside. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and markings to the boards. Spine has light shelf wear. Unclipped jacket has light tearing and soiling to the covers. Tanned Spine has light scuffing to the ends. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1486132709CJD