But noblesse,—villeinage,—these are fixed,—may not be overthrown.
Such redemption was considered a special mark of tenure in villeinage.
In England it subsisted for some ages under the name of villeinage.
The total abolition of all villeinage (forced labour) and serfdom.
For one thing, the poll-tax was stopped, and the end of villeinage was hastened.
In Scotland they ...