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A Letter to Samuel Whitbread: On His Proposed Bill for the Amendment of the ...
Thomas Robert Malthus
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able abolition accommodations advan appear apprehension attention Bill births and marriages bounties build cottages build fresh capital classes of society clause compulsory provision consequences consider considerable convinced demand for labour dependent poor dependent poverty depress the condition different proportions diffi difficulty of procuring diminished demand discretionary power doubt duced effects elevate endeavoured evil exertions expected expence extend fear feel fellow labourers happiness hardness of heart improve independent labourer industry justly labouring poor land landlords large portion large proportion lected legislature LETTER lower classes MALTHUS married mode moral natural number of children objectionable occasions parish poor persons physical impossibility Poor Laws Poor's Fund poor's rates present comfort price of labour principal object principle of population procuring habitations produce progress of population proportion of births proposed rateable regulations relief removed rents satisfactory provision sufficient supply of labour system of Poor tenements tion wages of labour