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|Title||:||First Report of the Commissioners Appointed to Inquire as to the Best Means of Establishing an Efficient Constabulary Force in the Counties of England and Wales|
|Author||:||Great Britain. Commissioners appointed to inquire as to the best means of establishing an effective constabulary force in England and Wales|