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- Herne, John
- The Law of Charitable Uses, Wherein the Statute of 43. Eliz. Chap. 4 is set forth and Explained . . . Also Presidents, Inquisitions, and Decrees, with divers Judgments, and Resolutions . . .upon the said Statute. The Second Edition, much enlarged. Wing H1569
- Printed by J.S. for Timothy Twyford [etc.], London, 1663.
- Final, expanded edition of the first treatise on English charitable law, examining the pioneering Elizabethan statute creating poor law's legal framework for centuries, with its preamble "to have the greatest influence on the English law of charity"
- Contemporary sheep, rebacked and repaired, minor worming and some staining, mainly marginal, else clean and serviceable; the Taussig copy
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- $ 950.00
- charities, poor law
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