BOLGER, Francis W.P., Rev.
Title: Prince Edward Island and Confederation 1863-1873.. in dj. signed
Publisher:  St. Dunstan's University Press, Charlottetown, 1964,
Seller ID: 13898
BOLGER, Francis W.P., Rev. Prince Edward Island and Confederation 1863-1873. (Charlottetown) : St.Dunstan's University Press, (1964). Pp (3),iv-viii,(2),-308,(4),frontis.+ 6 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents: 1. Introduction; 2. Union Negotiations, 1858-1864; 3. The Charlottetown Conference; 4. Island Obstruction at the Quebec Conference; 5. Island Attitude tothe Quebec Resolutions; 6. Confederation Debates in the Legislature; 7. Is land Reaction to Colonial Office Pressure; 8. The $800,000 Offer; 9. Reaction to the Reciprocity Negotiations; 10. The Island Rejects "Better Terms"; 11. The Railway Settles the Island's Future; 12. Prince Edward Island Goes to Canossa; 13. Island Attitude to Confederation; 14. Prince Edward Island Joins the Dominion. Foxing to initial leaves, name, light edgespotting, else very good in lightly nicked dust jacket. Signed "with the author's compliments" by Bolger on the ffep. 40.00