London : P.S. King and Son, 1912. Second Edition. Good copy in gilt-blocked and blind-bordered cloth, edges very slightly toned. Some wear and tear as with age. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression. Library marks remain. Item #276934
Provenance; from the libraries of Thomas Hacking and the Newcastle Upon Tyne University Library with their bookplates and library marks. Series; Studies in economics and political science. no. 1 in the series of monographs by writers connected with the London school of economics and political science. Physical description; 215 pages. Notes; Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents; Ancient non-statutory rates to 1601; Miscellaneous statutoryrates to 1640; Poor-law rates to 1601; The Poor-law since 1601; Assimilation of other rates to the Poor-rate; The local ratepayer against the national taxpayer; The equity of local rates; The economy of local rates; Index. Subjects; Municipal finance Great Britain History. Poor laws Great Britain History. Municipal finance. Poor laws. Local taxation England History. Taxation Great Britain. Municipal finance History Great Britain. Poor laws History Great Britain. History. Great Britain. England. Poor laws. Municipal finance. Municipal finance Great Britain History. Poor laws Great Britain History. Great Britain. Rates & rating. Genre; History.