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the law of copyhold property were brought into the House of Commons, one, for abolishing customary modes of descent, and the taking of heriots in specie; another, to enable persons having partial Estates to enfranchise, and obtain the enfranchisement of lands held by copy of Court Roll; and the third, for the amendment of the law relating to lands held by copy of Court Roll. In the mean time, it is necessary to become acquainted with the alterations which the recent statutes have already effected in the prior state of the law; and with this view some hope is entertained that the present short treatise may not be without its use to the Profession.
CONCERNING THE LORD.
3. Of his power to grant Licenses to demise, &c.: herein of
the Interest created by a demise with License. ......... 22
tances; and as to his Fees ........ ............ 26