[title continues] ‘With a View to Their Consolidation and Amendment; together with the Minutes, Appendix and Index’. The original Blue Books, bound as two volumes, brown cloth-covered boards, original blue wrappers bound in. Volume I Report, Appendix and Index (-cxxix, 1-340). Volume II Minutes of Evidence (pp 1002). The Minutes of Evidence make fascinating reading. Includes discussion of overall working hours, working hours and school hours for children, working hours of women, conditions of work etc. Condition: Boards a little bumped, one or two leaves of Volume II stained at margins. Weight before packing 4.6 kg; extra postage will be needed for destinations outside the UK.