Answer to Mr. Joshua Van Oven’s letters on the present state of the Jewish poor in London
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Answer to Mr. Joshua Van Oven’s letters on the present state of the Jewish poor in London: in which some of his hasty mistakes are rectified, with a word to P. Colquhoun, Esq. on the subject of the Jews as treated in his Police of the Metropolis, with an Introductory Letter setting in a conspicuous view some of the Jewish Bye Laws as observed at present, and an exact copy of the bill now before Parliament for bettering the state of the indigent Jews. By L. Alexander
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Who steals my purse, steals trash; 'tis something, nothing;/ Twas mine; 'tis his, and has been slave to thousands;/ But he that filches from me my good name,/ Robs me of that which not enriches him,/ And makes me poor indeed.