New York [etc.] : United Nations, 1947-1992.
40 volumes ; 20-28 cm
Biennial, 1973/1974-1977/1978. Annual, 1946-1972.
Most issues include (i) information on legislative and other national developments relating to human rights, (ii) texts of newly adopted multilateral instruments pertaining to human rights, (iii) a summary of human rights activities of the United Nations as well as of (iv) related intergovernmental organizations. Every issue carries a U.N. sales number, e.g. the first was assigned 1948.XIV.1, the last bears the sales number E.92.XIV.2. Issued by the Secretariat of the United Nations.
In 1959, a supplement was published entitled, Freedom from Arbitrary Arrest, Detention and Exile: Yearbook on Human Rights: First Supplementary Volume.