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Labourers (The Statute of)

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An attempt made in 1349 to fix the rate of wages at which labourers should be compelled to work.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Labadists
Labarum
Labe (Queen)
Labour of Love (A)
Labourer is Worthy of his Hire
Labourers (The Statute of)
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Lacedæmonian Letter (The)
Lacedæmonians (The)
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