An Act for the better relief of the poor of this kingdome.

England and Wales. Parliament
Standardized Title:
Public General Acts. 1661-1662. 14 Car.II.c.12
Other Title:
Anno regni Caroli II. Regis Angliae, Scotiae, Franciae, & Hiberniae, decimo quarto. At the Parliament begun at Westminster the eighth day of May, Anno Dom. 1661. In the thirtieth year of reign of our most Gracious Soveraign Lord Charles, by the grace of God, of England, Scotland, France and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, &c. And there continued till the nineteenth of May, in the 14th year of His Majesties said reign. And thence prorogued to the 18th of February then next following
London : Printed by John Bill and Christopher Barker, Printers to the Kings most excellent majesty, 1662.
Government document
[2], 243-262, [2] p. ; 28 cm. (fol.)
ctto heom orke anwi (C) 1662 (A)
Legal assistance to the poor -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- History -- Charles II, 1660-1685 -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Law and legislation -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Title page within a double-ruled border; woodcut initials and head pieces.
Royal coat of arms on title page.
Signatures: 3Q-3X².
Title within ornamental border.
Royal arms on title page.
Black letter; head-piece; initial.
With final colophon leaf.
Variant of ESTC (R474917) with last word of the first line of text: number; first word of line below inital: so; last word of last full line of first page of text: neglect.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy is no. 34 in a volume of statutes passed by the Parliament of England and Wales, in the years 1660-1662; two ms. tables of contents inserted at beginning of volume.
Culture Class Collection copy has two ms. ownership inscriptions: "W[illia]m Dangar No. 2" and "Tho[ma]s Bond East Looe" on the front free endpaper of the volume.
Penn Provenance:
Dangar, William (autograph) (inscription) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Bond, Thomas, 1765-1837 (autograph) (inscription) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
Cited in:
ESTC, R474917 (var.)
Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685.
Bill, John, active 1630-1681, printer.
Barker, Christopher, 1529-1599, printer.
England and Wales. Sovereign (1660-1685 : Charles II).
English Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
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