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The general laws and liberties of the Massachusets colony

Massachusetts

The general laws and liberties of the Massachusets colony

revised & re-printed, by order of the General Court holden at Boston. May 15th. 1672. Edward Rawson secr. : [Two lines from Romans]

by Massachusetts

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Published by Printed by Samuel Green, for John Usher of Boston. in Cambridge [Mass.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 168.
ContributionsRawson, Edward, 1615-1693.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4], 161, [1], 162-170, [29] p.
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14618982M

The General Laws and Liberties of the Massachusets Colony () by Massachusetts, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Book traversal links for INDEX OF REFERENCES TO THE GENERAL LAWS AND LIBERTIES The titles are taken from The Colonial Laws of Massachusetts, Reprinted from the edition of , with the Supplements through , William H. Whitmore, Ed. The page reference before each title is to the pages of that book of laws, 1. Preamble, 67, 71,

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For that book entitled The Liberties &c: published about seven years since (which contains also many laws and orders both for civil & criminal causes, and is commonly (though without ground) reported to be our Fundamentals that wee own as established by Authority of this Court, and that after three year experience & general approbation: and. Get this from a library! The general laws and liberties of the Massachusetts colony in New-England.. [Massachusetts.].


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Page 1 THE GENERALL LAWS OF THE MASSACHUSETS COLONY, REVISED AND PUBLISHED, BY ORDER OF THE GENERAL COURT in October FOrasmuch as the free fruition of such Liberties, Immunities, Privi|ledges, * as Humanity, Civillity and Christianity call for, as due to every Man in his Place and proportion, without Impeachment and Infringement, hath ever been, and ever will be, the.

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The colonial laws of Massachusetts: reprinted from the edition ofwith the supplements to containing also, the Body of Liberties of by Massachusetts; Massachusetts. Laws, etc. (Body of liberties); Whitmore, William Henry, The General Laws and Liberties of the Massachusets Colony in New-England : Massachusetts: Libri in altre lingueFormat: Copertina flessibile.The Book of the General Lawes and Libertyes Concerning the Inhabitants of the Massachusets is the first compilation of laws and constitutional rights printed in English America.

Six hundred copies were produced in and most were given free of charge to magistrates and deputies who sat in the court. When a documentary collection of seventeenth-century Massachusetts laws was published in.