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" ... all into pastures : they throw down houses : they pluck down towns, and leave nothing standing, but only the church to be made a sheephouse. "
Observations on the Present State of the Highlands of Scotland: With a View ... - Page xviii
by Thomas Douglas Earl of Selkirk - 1805 - 223 pages
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 41

English literature - 1829 - 586 pages
...revenues and profits that were wont to grow to their forefathers and predecessors of their lands, nor being content that they live in rest and pleasure — nothing profiting, yea, much annoying the weal publick — leave no ground for tillage ; they enclose all into pastures, they throw...
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The Theory of Human Progression, and Natural Probability of a Reign of Justice

Patrick Edward Dove - Political science - 1856 - 532 pages
...revenues and profits that were wont to grow to their forefathers and predecessors of their' lands, nor being content that they live in rest and pleasure, nothing profiting, yea, much annoying the weal public, leave no ground for tillage. They enclose all into pastures, they throw down...
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The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History of Society ..., Volume 2

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1857 - 560 pages
...revenues and profits that were wont to grow to their forefathers and predecessors of their lands, nor being content that they live in rest and pleasure, nothing profiting, yea, much noying the weal public, leave no Erasmaa. * 4 Hen. VIL, cap. 16. t 4 Hen. VIL, cap. 19. 248 POPULATION—...
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The Historical Basis of Socialism in England

Henry Mayers Hyndman - Great Britain - 1883 - 548 pages
...mentioning the injury done to the commonwealth by nohlemen and gentlemen, yea, and by certain Abbots who " leave no ground for tillage, they enclose all into pastures, they throw down houses," he proceeds, " Therefore that one covetous and insatiable cormorant and very plague of his native country...
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The Historical Basis of Socialism in England

Henry Mayers Hyndman - Great Britain - 1883 - 564 pages
...mentioning the injury done to the commonwealth by noblemen and gentlemen, yea, and by certain Abbots who " leave no ground for tillage, they enclose all into pastures, they throw down houses," he proceeds, " Therefore that one covetous and insatiable cormorant and very plague of his native couutry...
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Commons and Common Fields: Or, The History and Policy of the Laws Relating ...

Thomas Edward Scrutton - Commons - 1887 - 208 pages
...dearest wool, there noble men and gentlemen yea and certain abbots... much annoying the weal public, leave no ground for tillage, they enclose all into...pastures : they throw down houses, they pluck down townes and leave nothing standing, but only the church to be made a sheephouse... Therefore that one...
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The English Poor: A Sketch of Their Social and Economic History

Thomas Mackay - England - 1889 - 320 pages
...being content that they live in rest and pleasure, nothing profiting, nay, much noying the public weal, leave no ground for tillage, they enclose all into...throw down houses, they pluck down towns, and leave nothing standing, but only the church to be made a sheep-house. . . . Therefore that one covetous and...
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The English Poor: A Sketch of Their Social and Economic History

Thomas Mackay - England - 1889 - 328 pages
...being content that they live in rest and pleasure, nothing profiting, nay, much noying the public weal, leave no ground for tillage, they enclose all into...throw down houses, they pluck down towns, and leave nothing standing, but only the church to be made a sheep-house. . . . Therefore that one covetous and...
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The English Poor: A Sketch of Their Social and Economic History

Thomas Mackay - England - 1889 - 328 pages
...being content that they live in rest and pleasure, nothing profiting, nay, much noying the public weal, leave no ground for tillage, they enclose all into...throw down houses, they pluck down towns, and leave nothing standing, but only the church to be made a sheep-house. . . . Therefore that one covetous and...
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A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume 1

Charles Creighton - Epidemics - 1891 - 730 pages
...revenues and profits that were wont to grow to their forefathers and predecessors of their lands, nor being content that they live in rest and pleasure, nothing profiting yea much annoying the weal public leave no ground for tillage ; they inclose all into pastures ; they throw...
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