New Reform Act comprising the Representation of the People Act, 1884 (or Franchise Act) the Redistribution of Seats Act, 1885 and the Elections (Hours of Poll) Act, 1885. together with an introduction containing a complete description of the various franchises with notes and index
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New Reform Act comprising the Representation of the People Act, 1884 (or Franchise Act) the Redistribution of Seats Act, 1885 and the Elections (Hours of Poll) Act, 1885. together with an introduction containing a complete description of the various franchises with notes and index

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Published by Ward, Lock in London .
Written in English


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Statementby W.A. Holdsworth.
ContributionsHoldsworth, William Andrews.
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Open LibraryOL14621843M

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