Land Office and Prerogative Court Records of Colonial Maryland

$ 13.50

Author:  Elisabeth Hartsook and Gust Skordas

Published: 2008 reprint of a  1968 original

Paperback, 124 pages

Condition:  Excellent

About two-thirds of this work is devoted to a history of the land administered by colonial Maryland, with a detailed inventory of Patents, Warrants, Proprietary Leases, Rent Rolls, Debt Books, etc. The remainder consists of a study of the colonial Prerogative Court, which had control over probate matters.