British North American Provinces. Return to an Address of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 7 August 1848; for, "Copy of Correspondence between the Governors of British North American Provinces and the Secretary of State Relative to the Introduction of Responsible Government into those Colonies." B. Hawes. Ordered, by the House of Commons, to Be Printed, 10 August 1848.

[London]. 1848. 1848. Soft cover. folio, 34.5cm, 40,[2]p., sewn as issued, self wraps, fine (n12) T.P.L 7964. Series: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. 1848: 621. Most of the 15 letters are to and from the British Secretary of State, Earl Grey, renowned for his support of Responsible Government for the British Colonies. The Colonial Governors represented were the Earl of Elgin for Canada, Sir John Harvey for Nova Scotia, and Sir Edmund Head for New Brunswick. Important documents relating to Canada's constitutional evolution. Item #25130

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