Manitoba Statutes, 1871-1887 [Canada]. [Manitoba]. Statutes of Manitoba [1871-1887]. Winnipeg: Printed by Coldwell and Cunningham, Printers to the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty, 1871, 1873-1887. 12 books in all. Octavo (8-1/2" x 5-1/2"). Later quarter cloth or calf, moderate to heavy shelfwear, backstrips lacking from two volumes, several boards loose, internally clean. Ex-library. Location labels to spine, small stamps to title pages. $500. * One of the ten provinces of Canada, Manitoba was established in 1870. It was the first province created from the Northwest Territories. These volumes document the early legal and social history of the province, an interesting period that marked its final transition from a collection of territorial settlements to a mature political entity. No sets of these early statutes on OCLC. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 3:75.
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