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outcast and the poor of London, or, Our present duties towards the poor

Meyrick, Frederick

outcast and the poor of London, or, Our present duties towards the poor

a course of sermons preached at the Chapel Royal, Whitehall

by Meyrick, Frederick

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Published by Rivingtons in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poor -- England -- London.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOur present duties towards the poor.
    Statementby Frederick Meyrick.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 324 p. ;
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19618732M

    In the first part of this book, we treated the treasury in heaven in light of its opposite, the treasuries of wickedness, or, as Ben Sira puts the matter, deceptive treasuries. Our chief goal was to contrast the behavior of hoarding in order to secure one’s future with that of generosity. The total sum expended in the relief of the London poor, during , was ,l., but this we see is hardly three-fourths of the income of the street-traders. Those, therefore, who would put an end to the commerce of our streets, should reflect whether they would like to do so at the cost of doubling the present poor-rates and of reducing.

      Readers may write to Michelle Singletary at The Washington Post, K St. NW, Washington, D.C. or [email protected] To read previous Color of Money columns, go to http. Gustave Doré, ‘Hounsditch’, , reproduced by kind permission of the British Library (© British Library Board WF1/). Just over a hundred years ago, pioneering social historians John and Barbara Hammond lamented the fact that “the voice of the poor themselves does not come to our ears” (The Village Labourer (London, ), ).Even as late as the s and 80s, during .

    The bitter cry of outcast London: An inquiry into the condition of the abject poor Paperback – 22 Apr Our philosophy has been guided by a desire to provide the reader with an experience that is as close as possible to ownership of the original work. We hope that you will enjoy this wonderful classic book, and that the occasional 5/5(1). Title: How The Poor Live, and Horrible London Author: George R. Sims Release Date: September 2, [EBook #] Last Updated: May 6, Language: English Character set encoding: ISO *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK THE POOR *** Produced by David Widger from page images generously provided by the Internet Archive.


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