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" By reason whereof a marvellous multitude and number of the people of this realm be not able to provide meat, drink and clothes necessary for themselves, their wives and children, but be so discouraged with misery and poverty, that they fall daily to theft,... "
A History of Epidemics in Britain ... - Page 393
by Charles Creighton - 1891
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A History of the English Poor Law: In Connection with the State of ..., Volume 1

Sir George Nicholls, Thomas Mackay, Henry George Willink - Poor laws - 1898
...reason whereof a marvellous multitude of the people of this realm be not able to provide meat, drink, and clothes necessary for themselves, their wives,...inconvenience, or pitifully die for hunger and cold." It is then said that the chief reason influencing these " greedy and covetous 'people to keep such...
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The International Library of Famous Literature: Selections from ..., Volume 6

Andrew Lang, Donald Grant Mitchell, Nathan Haskell Dole, Forrest Morgan, Caroline Ticknor - Literature - 1898 - 9822 pages
...whereof a marvelous multitude of the poor people of this realm be not able to provide meat, drink, and clothes necessary for themselves, their wives,...that they fall daily to theft, robbery, and other inconveniences, or pitifully die for hunger and cold; and it is thought by the king's humble and loving...
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THE UNIVERSAL ANTHOLOGY A COLLECTION OF THE BEST LITERATURE ,ACIENT ,MEDEVAL ...

RICHARD GARNETT , LEON VALLEE , ALOIS BRANDL VOLUME ELEVEN - 1899
...whereof a marvelous multitude of the poor people of this realm be not able to provide meat, drink, and clothes necessary for themselves, their wives,...that they fall daily to theft, robbery, and other inconveniences, or pitifully die for hunger and cold ; and it is thought by the king's humble and loving...
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The universal anthology: a collection of the best literature, ancient ...

Richard Garnett, Léon Vallée, Alois Brandl - History - 1899
...whereof a marvelous multitude of the poor people of this realm be not able to provide meat, idrink, and clothes necessary for themselves, their wives,...that they fall daily to theft, robbery, and other inconveniences, or pitifully die for hunger and cold ; and it is thought by the king's humble and loving...
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Retrospects and Prospects: Descriptive and Historical Essays

Sidney Lanier - India - 1899 - 228 pages
...reason whereof a marvelous multitude of the people of this Realm be not able to provide meat, etc., for themselves, their wives and children, but be so...misery and poverty that they fall daily to theft, robbing, etc., ... or pitifully die for hunger and cold ; " and as all this comes of large farming...
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Landmarks in English Industrial History

George Townsend Warner - Great Britain - 1899 - 368 pages
...of land for pasture whereby "a marvellous number of the people of the realm be not able to provide for themselves, their wives and children, but be so...discouraged with misery and poverty, that they fall daily to thefts and robbery, or pitifully die for hunger or cold ", and goes on to enact that no one should...
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Source-book of English History: For the Use of Schools and Readers

Elizabeth Kimball Kendall - Great Britain - 1900 - 483 pages
...whereof a marvellous multitude and number of the people of this realm be not able to provide meat, drink and clothes necessary for themselves, their wives...poverty, that they fall daily to theft, robbery and other inconveniences, or pitifully die for hunger and cold; (4) and as it is thought by the King's most humble...
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Parliamentary Debates, Volume 16

Australia. Parliament - Australia - 1903
...whereof a marvellous multitude and number of the people of this realm be not able to provide meat, drink, and clothes necessary for themselves, their wives...and poverty that they fall daily to theft, robbery, und other inconveniences, or pitifully die of hunger and cold. In erder to put an end to this it was...
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The Land and the Landless

George Cadbury (jr.), Tom Bryan - Agriculture - 1908 - 182 pages
...reason whereof a marvellous multitude of the people of this realm be not able to provide meat, drink, and clothes necessary for themselves, their wives...discouraged with misery and poverty that they fall daily to.theft, robbery, and other inconvenience, or pitifully die for hunger or cold."f The Act, after mentioning...
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A Short History of English Rural Life from the Anglo-Saxon Invasion to the ...

Montague Edward Fordham, Charles Bathurst Baron Bledisloe - Agricultural laborers - 1916 - 183 pages
...sheep farming ; accordingly, " a marvellous number of the people of this realm be not able to provide for themselves, their wives and children, but be so discouraged with misery and poverty that they ' 'Town,' derived from the Anglo-Saxon 'tun,' was at that time the word commonly used to describe what...
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