Accounts and Papers; SeventeenVolumes. -(4)- Colonies, Canada. (Cover Title - [5 Documents]) : -(1):Copies or Extracts of Correspondence relative to the Affairs of LowerCanada. (Presented by Her Majesty's Command.) Ordered, by The House ofCommons, to be Printed, 23 December 1837. -(2): Further Copies orExtracts of Correspondence Relative to the Affairs of Lower Canada andUpper Canada. (In continuation of Papers presented to Parliament on the23rd December 1837, No. 72, and the 16th & 29th January 1838, Nos. 80 &99.) -(3): Copies or Extracts of Correspondence relative to the Affairsof Lower Canada . (Lower Canada. Upper Canada. Nova Scotia. NewBrunswick). (In continuation of Paper presented to Parliament on the 23rdDecember 1837, No. 72.). -(

[London. Colonial Office]. 1837-1838. folio. 33cm,in 5 volumes, [iv], 114 & (ii)16 & 27 & 14 & iv,229pp., with 5 titlepages, disbound, cover titles dust soiled else fine. (cgc) T.P.L. 2068,2148, 2151, 2152, 2153. Cover title : Accounts and Papers: SeventeenVolumes.-(4.)- Colonies; Canada. Session 15 November 1837- 16 August1838. Vol. XXXIX. With handwritten note on verso : "The Book is to bepreserved in the Office of Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of StateHome Department 1838." Extensive correspondence and dispatches betweenBritish Colonial Secretary, Lord Gleneig, and various administrators inthe British North America - Lord Gosford, Sir John Colborne, Sir FrancisBond Head, Sir Colin Campbell, Sir John Harvey, & Sir Charles A. Fitzroy.The correspondence relates to a critical time in the Canadas, theRebellions in both Upper & Lower Canadas and the growing demand forresponsible government. Item #31705

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