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John. 1776--1837, English landscape painter, noted particularly for his skill in rendering atmospheric effects of changing light
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baillifship, capitainship, constableship, felaushipe, kingshipe, knightshipe, ladishipe, maistershipe, manshipe, parkershipe, steuardship, thralshipe, toun-) clerkship, etc.
31) Many reformers believed that the current system of policing was inadequate to control immorality; the private system of prosecution and the voluntary nature of constableship meant that the laws against morality were rarely enforced.