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The Principle of the English Poor Laws: Illustrated and Defended, by an ...
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Page 112 - ... shall take order from time to time, by and with the consent of two or more such justices of peace as is aforesaid, for setting to work of the children of all such whose parents shall not by the said churchwardens and overseers or the greater part of them be thought able to keep and maintain their children...
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