London: Longman and Co., Hatchard and Sons, and Ridgway, 1840. First edition. 12mo, original printed brown wrappers, viii, 66,  pages. Stitching perished; from wrapper detached; some general wear; a fair copy. Item #12735
From the Liberal M.P. (and ornithologist) Slaney, a detailed account of urban industrial poverty in Britain. Ink ownership signature on the front blank; later pertinent penciled annotations and underlining.