Proceedings of the Royal Colonial Institute. Volume XXVI 1894-95.


Proceedings of the Royal Colonial Institute. Volume XXVI 1894-95.


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Topics include the Council of 1895-96, objects of the Institute, the 27th Annual General Meeting, annual report, statements of assets and liabilities, receipts and payments, list of donors to their library, additions to their library. Articles on "Colonial Expansion," "Social and Intellectual Aspects of Australian Life," "The Possibilities of the North-West District of British Guiana," "The Ottawa Conference: its National Significance," "Cyprus and its Resources," "Whales, and British and Colonial Whale Fisheries," "The Critical Position of British Trade with Oriental Countries," "British New Guinea: Administration," "On the Kashmir Frontier," "The Writing of Colonial History," "Some Social Forces at work in South Africa," "New Zealand in 1895," "Imperial Aspects of Education," "Australian Stock Pastures and British Consumers," "Western Australia." Appendix includes a "Celebration of the Queen's Birthday throughout the Empire."

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Published by the Institute
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1895
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    x, 396 p. 22 cm blue cloth hardcover with gold and blank impressing. Engraved frontispiece of the institute building, 5 b&w illustrations of whales within. Some wear to extremities, corners bumped, spine ends softened, small hole in cloth at spine head. Spine darker than boards.

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