Three Premiers of Nova Scotia: The Hon. J W Johnstone ( James William ) / The Hon. Joseph Howe / The Hon. Charles Tupper ( Honourable / Honorable )

By: Saunders, Edward Manning , Introduction By Benjamin Russell

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-----------hardcover, a solid Very Good copy in brown cloth, a tight square copy with the front hinge starting to crack but still solid and intact ( a problem that seems endemic to this title), no dustjacket as issued, former owner's name stamp on front blank endpaper, 628 pages, b&w frontispiece plus 6 other b&w photos, contents include: Johnstone Family; Johnstone's Early Life; Civil and Religious Liberty; Rupture in St Paul's Church, Halifax; Howe Enters Public Life; Howe Advocates Responsible Government; Beginning of Johnstone's Political Life; Sir Colin Campbell's Administration in Nova Scotia; Johnstone Condemns Howe's Treatment of the Governor; Lord Durham's Meeting with Delegates at Quebec; Lord Durham's Report; New Era in Canadian Politics; Beginning of Steamships and Dawn of Confederation; Howe Aggresive; Crisis in Nova Scotia Politics; Coalition Government; Prominent Figures in the New Government; Johnstone and Howe on Education; Howe's Important Position in History of Nova Scotia; Johnstone and Howe in Conflict; Public Discussion of the College Question; Johnstone Enters the House of Assembly; Howe in Conflict with Lord Falkland; Johnstone and Howe Contrasted; Sir John Harvey as Mediator; Simultaneous Voting; The Boundary Dispute; New Government; Railway Undertakings; Confusion in Railway Building; Railroads - Manhood - Suffrage and Elective Legislative Council; Confederation; Howe on Confederation; Tupper's Advent into Political Life; Howe Antagonizes Roman Catholics; Proscription and Strife; Tupper's Leadership; Mines and Minerals and Other Matters; The Campaign of 1863; A Conservative Government; Confederation in Nova Scotia; The Conference at Quebec; Sharp Conflict Between Parties; Confederation Confusion; Confederation in London; Confederation in Nova Scotia Legislature; The Man for the Times; Resistance to the British North America Act; Tupper's Speech on Union; Sentiments of the Press; Repeal at Ottaw and in England; The Lost Cause; Howe's Past Reviewed; Howe's Election in Hants; Howe as a Statesman; The Larger Field; Side Lights, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Three Premiers of Nova Scotia: The Hon. J W Johnstone ( James William ) / The Hon. Joseph Howe / The Hon. Charles Tupper ( Honourable / Honorable )

Author Name: Saunders, Edward Manning , Introduction By Benjamin Russell

Illustrator: Uncredited Cover Art

Categories: Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: William Briggs, 1906, 1st edition, First Printing: 1906

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good (see description)

Jacket Condition: No Jacket as issued

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 144944

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