A Paper on the Means of Reducing the Poors Rates,
and of affording effectual and permanent relief to the labouring classes, presented to the Chairman of the Committee on the Poor Laws. Original.London: 1817 Stock Code: 140855
First edition, offprinted from The Pamphleteer, vol. X, 1817. Torrens proposes reforms to the Poor Laws, to the chairman of the committee dedicated to reviewing the Laws, William Sturges Bourne.
Octavo (213 x 136 mm), 20 pp.
Bookplate to front pastedown. Light toning, faint staining at foot, small brown mark at head of final couple of leaves. A very good copy.
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