Thank you, Captain Everett. This is great info. Very helpful. nfm
Posted by Rita J on March 19, 1998 at 20:18:21:
In response to Figures reinterpreted, written by Captain Everett on March 17, 1998 at 20:27:15
] ] Fascinating!And pehaps a better way of judging Mr Darcy's riches, too.Though I am baffled as to how a lunatic (presumably certified) and a vagrant could be adequately assessed like this!A vagrant has no home, no job and no money, so how does he earn £10.00 per annum? (That's a question that will sp[oil my sleep......;-) )
] ] Thanks for the info, Jason!
] The figures I quoted originally came from a study done by Patrick Colquhoun in 1803. I should have said that the figures were income of the
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