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A treatise on tenures in two parts : containing I. the original, nature, use and effect of feudal or common law tenures, II. of custumary [sic] and copyhold tenures, explaining the nature and use of copyholds, and their particular customs, with respect to the duties of the lords, stewards, tenants and suitors : with the nature of fines, forfeitures, hariots, escheats, descents, &c. by Gilbert, Geoffrey Sir

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Published by Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling ..., for Robert Gosling ..., and Daniel Browne ... in [London] In the Savoy .
Written in English


  • Land tenure -- Great Britain,
  • Feudalism -- Great Britain,
  • Copyhold

Book details:

Edition Notes

A late learned judge = Sir Geoffrey Gilbert. Cf. Brit. Mus. cat.

Statementby a late learned judge. --
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], vi, 320, [32] p. (prelim. p. [2] advertisements)
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16986901M

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