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24.

C
Forfeiture of Reputation.

sometimes found here exists created by itself. This is the case for instance in England
with the ranks of Gentlemen, Esquire, Knight
and Baronet, and the ranks derived from Academical
Degrees.

Rank may be conferred either by custom or by authority.
When derived from custom it is annexed either to
family or to the occupation. When derived from authority
it is annext to the person. But whether it were conferred
by authority or no, it is in the power of authority to
diminish the reputation belonging to it, if not wholly
to take it away. A Sentence of a Judge degrading a
man from the rank of Gentleman cannot cause a man
not to have been born of a Father that was a Gentleman,
but it may divest him of a greater or less share
of that respect which men were disposed before to pay
him on that account.

As to the mode of inflicting degradation, it may
be inflicted by any process that serves to express the will
on of


Identifier: | JB/141/111/002
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 141.

Date_1

Marginal Summary Numbering

25, 23

Box

141

Main Headings

rationale of punishment

Folio number

111

Info in main headings field

forfeiture of reputation

Image

002

Titles

note

Category

copy/fair copy sheet

Number of Pages

2

Recto/Verso

recto

Page Numbering

f23 / f24

Penner

Watermarks

[[watermarks::[lion with crown motif]]]

Marginals

jeremy bentham

Paper Producer

Corrections

jeremy bentham

Paper Produced in Year

Notes public

ID Number

48328

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