Book #77615
Item #77615 An Account of the Number of Persons Committed to His Majesty's. Bankruptcy, Great Britain.
An Account of the Number of Persons Committed to His Majesty's...

An Account of the Number of Persons Committed to His Majesty's...

Imprisonment for Debt from 1798-1818 [Bankruptcy]. [Great Britain]. An Account of the Number of Persons Committed to His Majesty's Different Prisons in England and Wales, For Debt, From the 31st December 1797 to the 1st of January 1819; With the Number Discharged;-Distinguishing Each Year, And Those who have been Discharged under Any Insolvent Acts. [London]: Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be Printed, 26 April 1819. 38 pp. Folio (13" x 7-3/4"). Recent quarter cloth over marbled boards, printed paper label to front board, endpapers added. Light toning to interior, occasional light foxing. $250. * Arranged by county, this parliamentary report on imprisonment for debt lists the number of prisoners committed, the number discharged under insolvency acts and the number discharged for other reasons from 1798-1818. Imprisonment for debt and bankruptcy reform was a critical issue in nineteenth-century Britain. OCLC locates 1 copy of this title (Brown University).

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