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A TREATISE ON THE LAWS FOR THE RELIEF AND SETTLEMENT OF THE POOR. The Third edition, with considerable corrections by NOLAN. MICHAEL.; - Hardcover - from Paul Foster Books and Biblio.com

A TREATISE ON THE LAWS FOR THE RELIEF AND SETTLEMENT OF THE POOR. The Third edition, with considerable corrections

by NOLAN. MICHAEL.;

Condition: See description


Printed by A. Strahan for J. Butterworth and Son. London.,1814. THREE VOLUMES. 8vo. Vol.1. xlviii,566pp,8pp ads; Vol.2.xxiv,622pp; Vol.3.xvi,374pp. Minor hole to prelim pages of volume one otherwise a clean tight set in contemporary brown calf bindings with ruled lines & numbering, and red title labels, all in gilt, to the spines. Hinges all professionally repaired. Blind stamped rope border to the boards. Edges a but rubbed and bumped but overall a very good set. Previous owners attractive armorial bookplate (Samuel Wells, Jun. of Huntingdon) to all of the front pastedown endpapers and neat hand written notes to the first 2 volume's front free endpapers.:
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  • Bookseller: Paul Foster Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 7967
  • Title: A TREATISE ON THE LAWS FOR THE RELIEF AND SETTLEMENT OF THE POOR. The Third edition, with considerable corrections
  • Author: NOLAN. MICHAEL.;
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Printed by A. Strahan for J. Butterworth and Son. London.,1814
  • Bookseller catalogs: Economics;


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