The Resource An account of the constitutional English polity of congregational courts : and more particularly of the great annual court of the people, called the view of frankpledge, wherein the whole body of the nation was arranged into regular divisions of tithings, hundreds, &c. : the happy effects of that excellent institution, in preventing robberies, riots, &c. whereby, in law, it was justly deemed "summa et maxima securitas. - That it would be equally beneficial to all other nations and countries, as well under monarchical as republican establishments; and that, to the English nation in particular, it would afford an effectual means of reforming the corruption of parliaments by rendering the representation of the people perfectly equal, in exact numerical proportion, to the total number of householders throughout the whole realm : intended as an appendix to several tracts on national defence, &c., Granville Sharp

An account of the constitutional English polity of congregational courts : and more particularly of the great annual court of the people, called the view of frankpledge, wherein the whole body of the nation was arranged into regular divisions of tithings, hundreds, &c. : the happy effects of that excellent institution, in preventing robberies, riots, &c. whereby, in law, it was justly deemed "summa et maxima securitas. - That it would be equally beneficial to all other nations and countries, as well under monarchical as republican establishments; and that, to the English nation in particular, it would afford an effectual means of reforming the corruption of parliaments by rendering the representation of the people perfectly equal, in exact numerical proportion, to the total number of householders throughout the whole realm : intended as an appendix to several tracts on national defence, &c., Granville Sharp

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An account of the constitutional English polity of congregational courts : and more particularly of the great annual court of the people, called the view of frankpledge, wherein the whole body of the nation was arranged into regular divisions of tithings, hundreds, &c. : the happy effects of that excellent institution, in preventing robberies, riots, &c. whereby, in law, it was justly deemed "summa et maxima securitas. - That it would be equally beneficial to all other nations and countries, as well under monarchical as republican establishments; and that, to the English nation in particular, it would afford an effectual means of reforming the corruption of parliaments by rendering the representation of the people perfectly equal, in exact numerical proportion, to the total number of householders throughout the whole realm : intended as an appendix to several tracts on national defence, &c.
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An account of the constitutional English polity of congregational courts
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and more particularly of the great annual court of the people, called the view of frankpledge, wherein the whole body of the nation was arranged into regular divisions of tithings, hundreds, &c. : the happy effects of that excellent institution, in preventing robberies, riots, &c. whereby, in law, it was justly deemed "summa et maxima securitas. - That it would be equally beneficial to all other nations and countries, as well under monarchical as republican establishments; and that, to the English nation in particular, it would afford an effectual means of reforming the corruption of parliaments by rendering the representation of the people perfectly equal, in exact numerical proportion, to the total number of householders throughout the whole realm : intended as an appendix to several tracts on national defence, &c.
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Granville Sharp
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1735-1813
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Sharp, Granville
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JN131
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.S53 1786
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1735-1813
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Sharp, Granville
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An account of the constitutional English polity of congregational courts : and more particularly of the great annual court of the people, called the view of frankpledge, wherein the whole body of the nation was arranged into regular divisions of tithings, hundreds, &c. : the happy effects of that excellent institution, in preventing robberies, riots, &c. whereby, in law, it was justly deemed "summa et maxima securitas. - That it would be equally beneficial to all other nations and countries, as well under monarchical as republican establishments; and that, to the English nation in particular, it would afford an effectual means of reforming the corruption of parliaments by rendering the representation of the people perfectly equal, in exact numerical proportion, to the total number of householders throughout the whole realm : intended as an appendix to several tracts on national defence, &c., Granville Sharp
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  • First published in 1784 under title: An account of the ancient division of the English nation into hundreds and tithings
  • ©2011 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
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An account of the constitutional English polity of congregational courts : and more particularly of the great annual court of the people, called the view of frankpledge, wherein the whole body of the nation was arranged into regular divisions of tithings, hundreds, &c. : the happy effects of that excellent institution, in preventing robberies, riots, &c. whereby, in law, it was justly deemed "summa et maxima securitas. - That it would be equally beneficial to all other nations and countries, as well under monarchical as republican establishments; and that, to the English nation in particular, it would afford an effectual means of reforming the corruption of parliaments by rendering the representation of the people perfectly equal, in exact numerical proportion, to the total number of householders throughout the whole realm : intended as an appendix to several tracts on national defence, &c., Granville Sharp
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • First published in 1784 under title: An account of the ancient division of the English nation into hundreds and tithings
  • ©2011 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (416 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
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remote

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