Account of the mode of rectifying the inequalities of the predial taille in the generality of Montauban, 352.
predial servitude indeed, in some of its modifications, has always been the great bar to improvement.
predial services, on the other hand, might be rendered as well by free tenants as by villeins.
Besides these, there is a population of predial slaves, divided and subdivided.
In the predial, peaceful routine of their days there is a positive similarity.
Unfortunately a widespread indulgence in predial larceny is a great hindrance to agriculture as well as to moral progress.
They were household slaves, performing menial duties, and predial or rustic slaves who labored on the soil.
His cabinet immediately recognized a distinction between political and predial sources of disorder.
A plebeian oligarchy is a monster; and no people, not absolutely domestic or predial slaves, will long endure it.