The Strange Laws of old England download free [PDF and Ebook] by Nigel Cawthorne

The Strange Laws of old England download free [PDF and Ebook] by Nigel Cawthorne year 2014
  • Book name: The Strange Laws of old England
  • Author: Nigel Cawthorne
  • Release date: 2014/1/17
  • Publisher: LITTLE, BROWN BOOK GROUP
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780749954154
  • Rating: 9.74 of 10
  • Votes: 410
  • Review by: Tiffany Hobbs
  • Review rating: 8.91 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/13
  • Total pages: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 25 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Did you know that: It's against the law to check into a hotel in London under assumed names for the purpose of lovemaking? Under a statute of Edwards II all whales washed up on the shore belong to the monarch? Under a Tudor law Welshmen are not allowed into the city of Chester after dark?In THE STRANGE LAWS OF OLD ENGLAND, Nigel Cawthorne unearths an extraordinary collection of the most bizarre and arcane laws that have been enacted over the centuries. Some of the laws, incredibly, are still in force. It is still illegal to enter the Houses of Parliament in a suit of armour . . . This elegant and amusing book is perfect for everyone fascinated by the eccentric history of these islands.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 15H15M44S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: British & Irish History, Social & Cultural History, Constitutional & Administrative Law, Funny Books & Stories, International Law
  • Available formats: TCR, PDF, WORD, BMP, DOC, TXT, EPUB, LIT. Compressed in LHA, RAR, TBZ2, IMG, BZ2, ZIP, RZ
  • Download servers: OneDrive, Torrent, Uploaded, RARBG, Microsoft OneDrive, FileServe
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 19.08 USD
  • Dimensions: 180x197x131mm
  • Weight: 217.72g
  • Printed by: PIATKUS BOOKS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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