Our Common Land (and other short essays)

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Our Common Land (and other short essays)  (1877) 
by Octavia Hill

OUR COMMON LAND


(AND OTHER SHORT ESSAYS).



BY

OCTAVIA HILL.



London:

MACMILLAN AND CO.

1877.

[All Rights reserved.]



CONTENTS.


I.
PAGE
OUR COMMON LAND 1

II.
DISTRICT VISITING 18

III.
A FEW WORDS TO VOLUNTEER VISITORS AMONG THE POOR  46

IV.
A MORE EXCELLENT WAY OF CHARITY 63

V.
A WORD ON GOOD CITIZENSHIP 88

VI.
OPEN SPACES 105

VII.
EFFECTUAL CHARITY 152

VIII.
THE FUTURE OF OUR COMMONS 175


This work published before January 1, 1923 is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.