No. 7
Downing Street
27th August 1853
Sir,
I have to acknowledge the receipt of your Despatch No. [blank] of the 7th March last, and in compliance with your request, I transmit herewith a selection of legal works for your guidance and assistance in administeringtheManuscript image the duties of your Government.
I have the honor to be, Sir,
Your most Obedient Humble Aervant
Newcastle

Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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"Books for Vancouver's Island"
Public General Statutes, 14 & 15 Victoria, 1851, 1 vol., Folio
Public General Statutes, 15 & 16 Victoria, 1852, " "
Tomlins Law Dictionary by Granger, 2 vols. Quarto
Regulations of the Vice Admiralty Courts abroad, 1 vol. Quarto
Clark's Colonial Law, 1 vol. 8 to
Snowdon's Magistrates Assistant by Keane, 1 vol., 12 mo.
Archbold's Law of Commitments & Convictions, 1 vol., 12 mo.
Archbold's Peels Acts of the Criminal Statutes, 2 vols., 12 mo.
Archbold's Justice of the Peace and Forms of Proceedings, 3 vols., 12 mo.
Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes to Douglas, James 27 August 1853, LAC RG7:G8C/1, 123. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/V537007.html.

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