Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Rowntree, B. Seebohm (Benjamin Seebohm), 1871-1954.
Betting & gambling, a national evil.
London, New York, Macmillan, 1905
|All Authors / Contributors:||
B Seebohm Rowntree
|Notes:||First ed., Mar. 1905; reprinted Aug. 1905.|
|Description:||xiv, 252 pages 20 cm|
|Contents:||Hobson, J.A. The ethics of gambling.--Hawke, J. The extent of gambling.--Wilson, A.J. Stock exchange gambling.--Hogge, J.M. Gambling among women.--Horsley, Canon. Crime and gambling.--The deluded sportsman, by a bookmaker.--McDonald, J.R. Gambling and citizenship.--Hawke, J. Existing legislation.--Rowntree, B.S. The repression of gambling.--Appendices: 1. Lords' recommendations, June 1902. 2. Lord Davey's street betting bills 1903 and 1905. 3. Summary of Lords' committee. 4. Opinions of eminent men on betting. 5. A note on pedestrianism. 6. Tipsters and tipsters' advertisements. 7. Betting statistics. 8. Bibliography.|
|Responsibility:||edited by B. Seebohm Rowntree.|