- Lot Number 52398
- Title (English) Rules of the Manasseh ben Israel Friendly Society
- Note Community - No Copy Major Collections
- Author The Society
- City London
- Publisher Deaner Printers
- Publication Date 1957
- Estimated Price - Low 200
- Estimated Price - High 500
- Item # 2174354
- End Date
- Start Date
, 23,  pp., octavo, 201:130 mm., usual light age staining, nice margins. A very good copy bound in the original title wrappers.
Rules and regulations of benevolent society formed in London to assist the ill and or deceased. Written in English, the rules limit the lifetime membership to 16-45 year olds. The regulations include the name and purpose, meetings, business transactions, nominations and elections, officers and their duties, proposed candidates, duties of members, sick benefit, distress benefit, death benefit which includes reserved graves, consumption benefits including chronic diseases, suspension right, resigned and reinstated members, rules and regulations. Within the text each of these articles is detailed in numbered paragraphs. The first paragraph of the first article states that the organizations name and purpose.
Title: Rules of the Manasseh ben Israel Friendly Society