Warwick County Records, Volume IV: Quarter Sessions Order Book Easter, 1657, to Epiphany, 1665; With a Foreword by Sidney Webb. S. C. Ratcliff, H C. Johnson.

Warwick County Records, Volume IV: Quarter Sessions Order Book Easter, 1657, to Epiphany, 1665; With a Foreword by Sidney Webb

Warwick, Eng. L. Edgar Stephens, 1938. First Edition. Published under the direction of the Records Committee of the Warwickshire County Council. [2], lxiii, 371 p.: frontispiece, 5 leaves of plates (1 folded facsimile), in-text talbes; 24 cm. White buckram spine with gilt-stamped spine title and call number (no other library markings of any sort); green cloth over boards. No dust jacket. Includes indices. First Edition. The fourth volume in the series, "all of which are indispensable material for the historian. Practically every department of local administration during the period is represented here. The management of the jail and of the house of correction; the dealing with rogues and vagabonds; the assessment of wages for servants, labourers and artificers; the licencing and supervising of ale houses; disputes relating to apprentices; the general supervision of the poor law; questions relating to assessment and rating, and various other matters" [from the forword by social historian, Sidney Webb]. In Near Fine Condition: spine slightly darkened; pages clean, tight, unmarked; as noted, gilt-stamped call number on spine, but no other library markings. Near Fine. Item #002110

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