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All Acts of Parliament are folio, and disbound unless otherwise stated.
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  1. Courtenay family AN ACT for making and granting Leases of Lands, Tenements, and Mines in the County of Cornwall, comprised in the Marriage-Settlement and Will of Kellond Courtenay, deceased, during the Minority of his Issue. 11pp, separately paginated, title in large print, decorative head-piece. Disbound, sm. folio, folded with docket title. Act of Parliament. 1750. £28.00
    Refers to the granting of leases on mines '... whereas some Mines of Lead, and other Minerals, have lately been discovered in Part of the Premises in the County of Cornwall... comprised in the Settlement...'.

  2. Duchy AN ACT for Enabling His Majesty to Make Leases and Copies of Offices, Land and Hereditaments, Parcel of his Dutchy of Cornwall.... and for Confirmation of Leases.. 9pp, disbound, Act of Parliament. plus cover leaf. Attractive initial letter with floral decoration. 1701. £20.00

  3. Duchy of Cornwall AN ACT to Enable His Majesty to make Grants, Leases and Copies of Offices, Lands, Lands and Hereditaments, parcel of his Highness Dutchy of Cornwall, or Annexed to the same. Black Letter. 6pp, disbound, Act of Parliament. Attractive woodcut initial letter with flowers. 1707. £18.00

  4. Duchy of Cornwall AN ACT to enable His Majesty to make Leases and Copies of Offices, Lands and Hereditaments, Parcel of His Dutchy of Cornwall, or annexed to the same.... Black Letter. Cover leaf + 5pp, disbound, Act of Parliament. 1761. £8.00

  5. Duchy of Cornwall AN ACT to revive and continue an Act.... to enable His Majesty to make Leases, Copies, and Grants of Offices, Lands, and Hereditaments Parcel of the Duchy of Cornwall or annexed to the same; and to make Provision for rendering to Parliament annual Accounts of the Receipts and Disbursement of the Duchies of Cornwall and Lancaster. Pages numbered 2pp, disbound, folio, Act of Parliament. 1838. £6.00

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  6. Mine Frauds A BILL To make further Provision for the Administration of Justice, and for improving the Practice and Proceedings, in the Courts of the Stannaries of Cornwall; and for the Prevention of Frauds by Workmen employed in the Mines.... 6pp., small folio, disbound. Act of Parliament. Left hand edge trimmed to within half and inch of text. 1839. £10.00

  7. Mines & Minerals AN ACT to declare and define the respective Rights of Her Majesty and of His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales and Duke of Cornwall to the Mines and Minerals in or under Land lying below High-Water Mark, within and adjacent to the County of Cornwall.... 7pp, small folio, disbound, Act of Parliament. 1858. £10.00

  8. Newlyn Estates AN ACT for authorizing Leases and Setts to be granted of and in an Estate in the Parish of Newlyn in the County of Cornwall, devised by the Will of John Oxnam deceased to John Oxnam for his Life... 14pp, disbound, Act of Parliament. 1843. £14.00
    Mentions a tenement called 'Warren's Tenement' in Newlyn.

  9. Saint Burian Deanery AN ACT to provide for the Division of the Deanery of Saint Burian into Three Rectories, and for abolishing the Royal Peculiar of Saint Burian. 4pp, disbound, Act of Parliament. 1850. £12.00

  10. Saint Columb Major AN ACT for vesting in His Majesty a certain Part of the Open Commons and Waste Lands, within the Manor or Royalty of Rialton and Retraighe alias Reterth, in the Parish of Saint Columb Major, in the County of Cornwall. Cover leaf + 12pp. Small folio, disbound, Act of Parliament. 1817. £10.00

  11. Scilly AN ACT to authorize Persons duly appointed to act as Justices of the Peace in the Islands of Scilly, although not qualified according to Law. Pages numbered 309-310, disbound, small folio, Act of Parliament. London: Printed by George Eyre and Andrew Spottiswoode, 1834. £10.00

  12. Stannary Affidavits AN ACT to facilitate the taking of Affidavits and Affirmations in the Court of the Vice-Warden of the Stannaries of Cornwall. 2pp., small folio, disbound. Act of Parliament. 1834. £8.00

  13. Tin and Copper Mines AN ACT for granting to His Majesty the Sum of One Million out of the Sinking Fund.... and for allowing a Drawback of the Duties upon Coals used in Fire Engines for draining Tin and Copper Mines in the County of Cornwall.... 14pp, small folio, plus cover leaf, disbound. Act of Parliament. 1741. £14.00

  14. Truro Water AN ACT for better supplying with Water the District of Truro in the County of Cornwall.... 12pp, disbound, Act of Parliament. 1875. £10.00

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