A Complete Guide to Landlords, Tenants, and Lodgers, Being a...
Rare Edition of a Popular Guide to Landlord and Tenant Sutton, Robert. A Complete Guide to Landlords, Tenants, and Lodgers, Being a Methodical Arrangement of the Whole Law as it Now Stands, Respecting the Taking or Letting Lands, Houses, Or Apartments, Giving Warning, Or Notices to Quit; Ejecting, Seizing for Rent, Repairs, &c. With Forms of Leases, Agreements, Assignments, Surrenders, Notices, Receipts for Rent, &c. In a Great Variety of Situations, Whether as Lessor, Lessee, Or Tenant at Will, Communicated in an Easy and Familiar Manner. Including Ample Introductions for Landlords to Conduct Themselves Legally and Securely Towards Their Tenants; And to Enable Tenants to Guard Against Encroaching Landlords. With Clear and Practical Directions for Making a Distress for Rent, &c. With All the New Adjudged Cases and Acts of Parliament, Down to 1802. London: Printed by W. Stratford for J. Stratford, 1802. [iv], 108 pp. Octavo (8-1/4" x 4-3/4"). Recent quarter calf over marbled boards, blind fillets to calf edges, lettering piece and gilt fillets and date to spine, endpapers renewed. Light fading to spine, light toning to interior, light foxing and soiling in a few places. $450. * Fourth stated edition. A comprehensive guide to landlord and tenant written for a lay audience. The utility of the work is demonstrated by the preface's claim that "three fourths of the Inhabitants of Great Britain are composed of Landlords, Tenants, and Lodgers." A highly popular and durable work, it went through eleven editions between 1797 and 1821. The 1803 edition is also indicated as the fourth edition on the title page. The 1802 edition is rare. No copies located on OCLC or Library Hub. This edition not in Sweet & Maxwell.
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