Classics of English legal history in the modern era ; Volume no. 68.
First published in 1805 by J. Butterworth, London. Reprinted in 1978 by Garland Publishing, Inc.
Formatted Contents Note
chapter I Of the Manner of providing for the Poor previous to the Statute 43 Eliz. c. 2. chapter II Of the Divisions by which the Poor are to be maintained. chapter III Of making, allowing, and publishing the Rate. part IV Of the Time for which the Rate is to he made. chapter V Of the general Purposes to which the Rate is to be applied. chapter VI Of Persons and Property to be rated. part VII Of real Property exempted by particular Statutes. chapter VIII Of the Ratcability of Personal Property. chapter IX Of the Profit necessary. part X Of Rating double. chapter XI Property, in what Place rateable. chapter XII Of the Principles upon, and Proportions in which the Rate is to be made. chapter XIII Of rating Parishes in Aid. chapter XIV Of levying and distraining for the Poor's Rate. chapter XV Of ascertaining what Poor the the Parish are bound to maintain. chapter XVI Of the several Kinds of Settlements, and General Rules which govern them. chapter XVII Chapter XVII. chapter XVIII Of the Settlement of Legitimate Children by Birth. chapter XIX Of the Settlement of Illegitimate Children by Birth. chapter XX Of Settlement by Hiring and Service. chapter XXI Of Settlement by Apperenticeship.