The Level And The Liberty Of Romney Marsh, In The County Of Kent..
Original blue cloth, gilt, a fine copy.
Headley Brothers Invicta Press.,
An enquiry into the origin, history, and present state of the two reputed corporations known as the lords, bailiff and jurats of romney marsh (the level of romney marsh) and the bailiff, jurats and commonalty of romney marsh (the liberty of romney marsh) with some account of their ancient courts and early forms of land drainage administration.
FIRST EDITION, tall 8vo. 10 x 6.5 inches, 152 pp. with folding map and photographic illustrations.
A very good copy of this scarce work on the 'fifth quarter of the globe.' Scholarly account of the early history, administration, courts and land drainage. A fundamental work on the history of the Romney Marshes
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