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The lawes of Virginia now in force [electronic resource] : collected out of the Assembly records and digested into one volume : revised and confirmed by the Grand Assembly held at James-City by prorogation the 23d of March 1661, in the 13th year of the reign of our soveraign lord King Charles the II.

Author/Creator:
Virginia.
Publication:
London : Printed by E. Cotes, for A. Seile, 1662.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (5 unnumbered pages, 82 pages, 4 unnumbered pages)
Series:
LLMC-digital (Series)
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Standardized Title:
Lawes of Virginia now in force
Subjects:
Law -- Virginia -- Early works to 1800.
Virginia -- Politics and government -- To 1775 -- Early works to 1800.
Law.
Politics and government.
Virginia.
Form/Genre:
Early works.
Summary:
Lawes of Virginia now in force, printed in London in 1662 which were collected out of the General Assembly records and digested by Francis Moryson. Of note, some editions contained an additional preface, which indicated that this law primarily dealt with the control of the tobacco trade, although the table of contents demonstrated that there were many other laws listed.
Notes:
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (LLMC Digital, viewed April 5, 2018).
"Moryson, acting governor, and Henry Randolph, clerk of the House of Burgesses, prepared the above revisal under an order of the General Assembly."--Sabin 100380.
The first leaf bears royal arms on recto and imprimatur on verso: September 3d. 1662. Imprimatur, Jo. Berkenhead.
"The title and number of the acts, in order as they are printed": 4 pages at end.
Cited in:
Wing M2849
Sabin 100380
Church, E.D. Discovery no. 580
Contributor:
Moryson, Francis.
Randolph, Henry.
Virginia. General Assembly.
Other format:
Print version: Virginia. Laws, etc. Lawes of Virginia now in force.
OCLC:
606718800
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.