Observations concerning the distinction of ranks in society. Under the Following Heads: I. Of the Rank and Condition of Women in different Ages. II. Of the Jurisdiction and Authority of a Father over his Children. III. Of the Authority of a Chief over the Members of a Tribe or Village. IV. Of the Power of a Sovereign over an extensive Society. V. Of the Authority of a Master over his Servants. By John Millar, Esq. Professor of Law in the University of Glasgow.

  • Millar, John, 1735-1801.
M.DCC.LXXIII. [1773]
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London : printed for J. Murray, No 32, Fleet-Street, Opposite St. Dunstan's Church, M.DCC.LXXIII. [1773]

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[4],xxii,312p. ; 80.


The second edition, greatly enlarged.

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ESTC T113111

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