Minutes of the evidence taken before the Committee appointed by the House of Commons, to inquire into the state of mendicity and vagrancy in the metropolis and its neghbourhood: ordered to be printed, July 11th, 1815
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Committee appointed to inquire into the state of mendicity and vagrancy
Sherwood, Neely, Jones, and J. M. Richardson, 1815 - Social Science - 152 pages
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