[Bound Volume of 10 tracts on Colonial Subjects]

By: Various

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10 tracts in contemporary half calf binding. Leather rubbed and shaved at edges of spine and at corners of boards. Spine title: "Pamphlets 7". Owner's signature "Wodehouse". Page dimensions: 208 x 133mm. Contents: 1. "Speech of the Hon. Joseph Howe on the Union of the North American Provinces and on the Right of British Colonists to Representation in the Imperial Parliament, and to Participation in the Public Employments and Distinctions of the Empire". London: James Ridgway, 1855. 63 pages. 2. "The Colonial Empire of Great Britain, especially in its Religious Aspect" by Lord Lyttelton. London: Simpkin, Marshall, & Co. (1849). 44 pages. 3. "Catalogue of Contributions transmitted from British Guiana to the Paris Universal Exhibition of 1855". Georgetown: printed at the Royal Gazette Office, 1855. xl, 56 pages + 2 folding maps (1 with colour) + 1 folding diagram. 4. "Some Reflections on the Speech of the Rt. Hon. Lord John Russell on Colonial Policy" by C. B. Adderley. London: John W. Parker, 1850. 30 pages. 5. "Transportation Not Necessary" by C. B. Adderley. London: John W. Parker, 1851. 74 pages + 6 pages advertisements. 6. "The Supremacy of Great Britain not inconsistent with Self-Government for the Colonies" by Henry Thring. London: John W. Parker, 1851. 64 pages. 7. "Statement of the Present Cape Case. Addressed to the Society for Reform of Colonial Government" by C. B. Adderley. London: John W. Parker, 1851. [iv], 36 pages. 8. "Memoranda towards a history of the earlier Colonial Administration of Great Britain" by Samuel Lucas. London: Savill & Edwards, 1851. 16 pages. 9. "The Speech of the Right Hon. Lord John Russell in the House of Commons, Feb. 8, 1850, on Colonial Policy, with a view to Promote the General Wealth and Population of the Colonies and their Capacity for Self-Government." London: James Ridgway, 1850. iv, 68 pages. 10. "Colonial Surveying with a view to the Disposal of Waste Land: In a Report to the New Zealand Company" by Felix Wakefield. London: John W. Parker, 1849. v, [1], 89, [1] pages. ; 8vo

Title: [Bound Volume of 10 tracts on Colonial Subjects]

Author Name: Various

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, 1849-1855

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 7649