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THE NEW UNIVERSAL PARISH OFFICER
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THE NEW UNIVERSAL PARISH OFFICER

Containing All the Laws now in Force, relating to Parish Business, ranged in Alphabetical Order. Very proper for Attornies, Constables, Churchwardens, Justices of the Peace, Overseers of the Poor, Surveyors of the Highways, Headboroughs, Tidingmen, Sidesmen, Vestrymen. and all Persons in Office, who would gain a competent Knowledge of this Branch of Law ... Collected from the Common, Statue and other authentic Law-Books. Interspersed with many useful Precendents. Printed by W. Strahan and M. Woodfall .. for T. Caslon ... 1774.
4th Ed. Large 12mo. [vi] + 192pp. + pp.(181-438). [Mispaginated but complete]. Some light browning, early pigskin boards, some wear and neat repairs, rebacked in later leather, loss to head and tail of spine. ESTC N10219. Includes all the Acts of Parliament made in the previous two session of Parliament concerning the Highways and Turnpike Roads; pp.64-184 deals with Poor Law; A chapter deals with Vagrants, another with Bastards, etc.
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