In that report the Commissioners state: — That instances occur in which children begin to work as early as three and four years of age; not unfrequently at five, and between five and six; while, in general, regular employment commences between seven...
The Physical and Moral Condition of the Children and Young Persons Employed ... - Page 105
by Great Britain. Commissioners for Inquiring into the Employment and Condition of Children in Mines and Manufactories - 1843 - 267 pages
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