A History of the English Poor Law: Volume I: 1 (Routledge by Sir George Nicholls

By Sir George Nicholls

First released in 1854, this accomplished paintings charts over 3 volumes the heritage of bad reduction in England from the Saxon interval via to the institution of the negative legislation modification Act in 1834 and its reception. This variation, up to date in 1898, additionally encompasses a biography of the writer, Sir George Nicholls. quantity I examines terrible aid from the Saxon interval to the reign of Queen Anne.

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