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" These are not only no way advantageous, but a very grievous burden to so poor a country. And though the number of them be perhaps double to what it was formerly, by reason of this present great distress, yet in all times there have been about one hundred... "
Guy Mannering, Or, The Astrologer - Page 98
by Walter Scott - 1815 - 358 pages
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 9

Henry Barnard - Education - 1860
...These are not only no way advantageous, hut a very grievous burden to so poor a country. And although the number of them be, perhaps, double to what it...this present great distress, yet in all times there has been about a hundred thousand of these vagabonds, who have lived without any regard or subjection,...
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A Catalogue of Books, the Property of a Political Economist: With Critical ...

John Ramsay McCulloch - Catalogs, Dictionary - 1862 - 394 pages
...various diseases) 200,000 people begging from door to door. These are not only no way advantageous, but a very grievous burden to so poor a country. And...formerly, by reason of this present great distress, yet m all times there have been about lo'o,000 of these vagabonds who have lived without any regard or...
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A Hand-book of the Law of Scotland

James Lorimer - Law - 1862 - 508 pages
...various diseases), 200,000' people begging from door to door. These are not only no ways advantageous, but a very grievous burden to so poor a country ;...the number of them be perhaps double to what it was formerly,2 by reason of the great distress, yet in all times there have been about 100,000 of these...
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A Hand-book of the Law of Scotland

James Lorimer - Law - 1862 - 508 pages
...various diseases), 200,000' people begging from door to door. These are not only no ways advantageous, but a very grievous burden to so poor a country ;...the number of them be perhaps double to what it was formerly,2 by reason of the great distress, yet in all times there have been about 100,000 of these...
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Publications, Volume 1

1869
...Scotland two hundred thousand people begging from door to door. These are not only no way advantageous, but a very grievous burden to so poor a country. And...times there have been about one hundred thousand of these vagabonds, who have lived without any regard or subjection either to the laws of the land, or...
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Pauperism and the poor laws: lects delivered in 1869-70, with kindred papers ...

Chalmers association - 1870
...very meanly provided for by the Church boxes) 200,000 people begging from door to door. These are a grievous burden to so poor a country, and though the...perhaps double to what it was formerly, by reason of the present great distress, yet in all times there have been about 100,000 of these vagabonds, who...
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The Works of Frederick Grimke; Volume I

Frederick Grimke - 1871
...diseases), two hundred thousand people begging from door to door. These are not only no way advantageous, but a very grievous burden to so poor a country. And...perhaps double to what it was formerly, by reason of the present great distress ; yet in all times there have been about one hundred thousand of these vagabonds,...
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Parliamentary Papers, Volume 68

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons - Bills, Legislative - 1872
...Scotland two hundred thousand people begging from door to door. These are not only in no way advantageous, but a very grievous burden to so poor a country. And...perhaps double to what it was formerly, by reason of the present great distress, yet at all times there have been about one hundred thousand of these vagabonds...
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A Hand-book of the Law of Scotland

James Lorimer - Law - 1873 - 550 pages
...various diseases), 200,000 people begging from door to door. These are not only no ways advantageous, but a very grievous burden to so poor a country; and,...perhaps double to what it was formerly,* by reason of the great distress, yet in all times there have been about 100,000 of these vagabonds, who have lived...
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The Handy Volume "Waverly" ...: Guy Mannering

Walter Scott - 1877
...diseases) two hundred thousand people begging from door to door. These are not only no way advantageous, but a very grievous burden to so poor a country. And...distress, yet in all times there have been about one hundjed thousand of those vagabonds, who have lived without any regard or subjection either to the...
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