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Information published by His Majesty's Commissioners for Emigration, Great Britain - Emigration Commission)
Author Name:    Great Britain - Emigration Commission)

Title:   Information published by His Majesty's Commissioners for Emigration

Publisher:    Charles Knight, London, 1832, 

Seller ID:   13444

(Great Britain - Emigration Commission). Information published by His Majesty's Commissioners for Emigration respecting the British Colonies in North America. London : Charles Knight, [1832]. Pp (2),[1]-18. 8vo, self-wraps. O'Dea 402, TPL 4976. Not in Lande Cf Lande Supplement S1113 (1842). Information on "the nature of the assistance to be expected from Government"; cost and provisions for Passage; Rents, Rates of Wages and Market Prices (in tabular form) for various items in Upper and Lower Canada and New Brunswick. "The Colonies in North America to which Emigrants can with advantage proceed, are Lower Canada, Upper Canada, and New Brunswick. From the reports received from the other British Colonies in North America, namely, Prince Edward's Island, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and Cape Breton, it appears that theydo not contain the means either of affording employment at wages to a cons iderable number of Emigrants, or of settling them upon land." (pp.8-9). Browned, else vg. 300.00

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