The first edition of this important work. Part 1, by May Abraham: a practical guide to the law and its administration. Part 2, By Arthur Llewellyn Davies: The Acts, with Notes, Containing The Factory and Workshop Acts 1878 to 1895; The Shop Hours Acts, 1892 to 1895; The Truck Acts, 1831 and 1887; Parts of Other Acts Relating to Factories and Workshops; All Orders Made by the Secretary Of State under the Factory and Workshop Acts; with Explanatory Notes. 283 pages including an Appendix (Special Rules for Dangerous Employments) and Index. There is a one-page publisher’s advertisement, and two pages (i.e. the verso of the rear free endpaper and the rear paste down) advertising the St John Ambulance Association. Condition: The green cloth covered boards are somewhat rubbed and worn, but the gilt titles to the front board and spine are bright. There is some foxing the first few pages and to the index, and a little spotting to the fore-edges.