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JAMES. H. E. M.
A JOURNEY IN MANCHURIA.

Royal Geographical Society. (London 1887)
37pp. Folding map. Extract from Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society. Bound in card covers.
Reference: 178150


£18.00  
MASON. Kenneth.
CENTRAL KURDISTAN.

Royal Geographical Society. (London 1919)
19pp. Illus. Map. Extract from Journal of the Royal Geographical Society. Bound in card covers.
Reference: 178148


£15.00  
RYDER. C H D
EXPLORATION AND SURVEY WITH THE TIBET FRONTIER COMMISSION, AND FROM GYANGTSE TO SIMLA VIA GARTOK

Royal Geographical Society. (London 1905)
27pp. 2 folding maps.(One of Lhasa) Illus. Extract from Journal of the Royal Geographical Society. Bound in card covers.
Reference: 178149


£30.00  
TEMPLE. Sir Richard
ON THE GEOGRAPHY OF THE BIRTHPLACE AND CRADLE OF THE MAHRATTA EMPIRE

Royal Geographical Society. (London 1882)
24pp. 8vo. Illus. Map. Extract from Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society Rebound in card covers.
Reference: 178147


£12.00  
FOREIGN OFFICE.
REPORT FOR THE YEAR 1900 ON THE TRADE OF FRENCH INDO-CHINA.

HMSO (London 1901)
26pp.8vo. Paper wrappers. Diplomatic & Consular report. Annual Series No2618
Reference: 178145


£8.00  
FOREIGN OFFICE.
CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN HIS MAJESTY'S GOVERNMENT AND THE CUBAN GOVERNMENT RESPECTING THE ILL-TREATMENT OF BRITISH WEST INDIAN LABOURERS IN CUBA.

HMSO (London 1924)
21pp. 8vo. Rebound in card covers. . British Parliamentary Paper "Cuba No 1 (1924)". Cmd 2158. bound with "FURTHER CORRESPONDENCE". Cuba No 2 (1924. Cmd 2245. 47pp. Ill treatment of Jamaican workers. Clean copies.
Reference: 178146


£20.00  
COLONIAL OFFICE.
INDIANS IN KENYA. MEMORANDUM.

HMSO (London 1927)
19pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. History of Indian immigration & proposals for future control. British Parliamentary Paper Cmd1922. 1927 reprint of the 1923 report).
Reference: 178144


£15.00  
COLONIAL OFFICE
FURTHER PAPERS PRESENTED PURSUANT TO ADDRESS RELATING TO THE ISLAND OF TRINIDAD. EMIGRANTS FROM SPANISH MAIN, WHO WERE SENT TO GOAL IN TRINIDAD, 1815-1817

House of Commons (London 1823)
22pp. Folio. British Parliamentary Paper. HC17. Treatment of refugees from Spanish main who were refused entry to Trinidad and subsequently butchered on their return. A clean copy.
Reference: 178143


£30.00  

FURTHER COPIES OR EXTRACTS OF CORRESPONDENCE RELATIVE TO THE AFFAIRS OF LOWER CANADA AND UPPER CANADA

House of Commons (London 1838)
16pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper HC 100. Correspondence on rebellion. Government congratulates citizens of Montreal of French origin for their loyalty. A very clean copy. .
Reference: 178142


£45.00  

CORRESPONDENCE RESPECTING SLAVERY IN CUBA.

Foreign Office. (London 1879)
8pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Slave Trade No 2 (1879). C2423. The Anti-Slavery Society urge measures to end slavery in Cuba. Also "FURTHER CORRESPONDENCE" 1880. 7pp.The pair.
Reference: 178139


£20.00  

REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER OF INQUIRY ON THE SUBJECT OF TITLES TO LANDS IN THE ISLAND OF TRINIDAD

House of Commons (London 1827)
222pp. Folio.Blue paper wrappers. Text maps. British Parliamentary Paper 478. A very clean copy. Inquiry into land ownership following the end of Spanish rule in Trinidad. Foreign Office Library mark on cover. .
Reference: 178140


£125.00  
COLONIAL OFFICE
CORRESPONDENCE RESPECTING THE TRIAL OF CERTAIN PERSONS AT SIERRA LEONE FOR THE MURDER OF A SLAVE GIRL AT ONITSHA ON THE RIVER NIGER

HMSO (London 1882)
52pp. Folio. British Parliamentary Paper C3430. Interpreter to mission of the Church Missionary Society flogs girl to death. Lengthly legal process eventually finds him guilty.
Reference: 178138


£40.00  
COLONIAL OFFICE
CORRESPONDENCE RELATING TO THE ALLEGED KIDNAPPING AND ENSLAVING OF YOUND AFRICANS BY THE PEOPLE OF THE TRANS-VAAL REPUBLIC

Houses of Parliament (London 1869)
54pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Report on slavery in the Boer Trans-Vaal Republic. A clean copy.
Reference: 178137


£30.00  
FOREIGN OFFICE
CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES, SPAIN, AND FRANCE, CONCERNING ALLEGED PROJECTS OF CONQUEST AND ANNEXATION OF THE ISLAND OF CUBA

House of Commons (London 1853)
84pp Folio Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper.HC183. In 1850 & 1851 a number of attacks had been made on Cuba by American based invaders. Britain & France attempt to reach agreement with the United States that neither power will attempt to control Cuba.
Reference: 178136


£70.00  

AMERICAN MAIL SERVICE. OMISSION OF CALL AT QUEENSTOWN BY CUNARD PACKETS

Houses of Parliament (London 1913)
8pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd7007. Larger Cunard vessels Lusitania, Mauretania & Aquitania find use of Queenstown unsafe, resulting in delays to postal services in Ireland. A clean copy.
Reference: 178135


£10.00  

PRELIMINARY CONFERENCE AT BERLIN ON WIRELESS TELEGRAPHY. PROCES-VERBAUX AND PROTOCOL FINAL.

HMSO (London 1903)
81pp. Folio. British Parliamentary Paper Cd1832. (in French). A clean copy.
Reference: 178134


£20.00  

INTERIM REPORT OF THE DEPARTMENTAL COMMITTEE ONBOATS AND DAVITS

HMSO (London 1913)
18pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd.6558. Following the Titanic disaster the committee examined the best methods of stowing & launching lifeboats and their adequate provision. Neat number marking. A clean copy. Neat library mark on cover.
Reference: 178133


£25.00  

REPORT OF W H PICKERING, H.M. INSPECTOR OF MINES FOR THE YORKSHIRE AND LINCOLNSHIRE DISTRICT (No 5). FOR THE YEAR 1902

Houses of Parliament (London 1903)
47pp. Folio. Blue paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd 1590-III The report covers coal & metalliferousmines & quarries. Accidents. Outputs., prosecutions of owners, abandoned mines . Miners killed in accidents named. . A very clean copy. 2 Text plans.
Reference: 178132


£12.00  

FURTHER CORRESPONDENCE RESPECTING THE AFFAIRS OF BECHUANALAND AND ADJACENT TERRITORIES.

Houses of Parliament (London 1890)
245pp. Folio. Blue paper wrappers. 2 maps. British Parliamentary Paper C5918. British South Africa Company awarded charter. Rhodesian expansion proposed. Rhodes Concessions over Lobengula's Dominions and his occupation of Mashonaland. Arrangements for two members of Royal Horse Guards to present Lobegula with a copy of the BSAC charter which they did in full costume and armour. A clean copy.
Reference: 178131


£65.00  

REPORTS OF JOSEPH S MARTIN H.M. INSPECTOR OF MINES FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT (No 12). FOR THE YEAR 1908

Houses of Parliament (London 1909)
65pp. Folio. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cd 4672-X The report covers coal & metalliferousmines & quarries. Accidents. Outputs., prosecutions of owners, abandoned mines . District comprise Corwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucester, Hants, Isle of Wight, Kent, Monmouth, Somerset, Surrey, Sussex & Wiltshire. .Names miners killed in accidents. A clean copy.
Reference: 178130


£10.00