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Wakefield, Edward Gibbon 1796-1862

Overview
Works: 255 works in 875 publications in 2 languages and 10,858 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Trials, litigation, etc  Constitution  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Genealogy 
Roles: Author, Editor, Commentator for written text, Recipient
Classifications: HB161, 330.1
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England & America; a comparison of the social and political state of both nations by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

23 editions published between 1834 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of the art of colonization : in letters between a statesman and a colonist by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

57 editions published between 1814 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The colonist ([is] Wakefield himself) ... dictated to A. Allom in 100 days ... when plans for the Canterbury settlement were gathering momentum ... today it is chiefly of interest as much for the autobiographical passages as for the oft-repeated theoretical concepts. Includes in appendix Charles Buller's April 1843 speech in the House of Commons on systemic colonisation and a letter to Sir Benjamin Hawes, Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies, by four leading colonists protesting at Grey's interpretation of the New Zealand Government Act of 1846"--Bagnall
Report, on the affairs of British North America by John George Lambton Durham( Book )

72 editions published between 1839 and 2016 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter from Sydney, the principal town of Australasia, & other writings on colonization by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

12 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected works of Edward Gibbon Wakefield by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Durham's report on the affairs of British North America by John George Lambton Durham( Book )

5 editions published between 1912 and 1970 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of the art of colonization in present reference to the British Empire; in letters between a statesman and a colonist by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

13 editions published between 1849 and 1976 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facts relating to the punishment of death in the metropolis by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

26 editions published between 1831 and 2017 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colonization of Australia (1829-42) : the Wakefield experiment in empire building by Richard Charles Mills( Book )

2 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations by Adam Smith( Book )

15 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (generally referred to by the short title The Wealth of Nations) is the masterpiece of the Scottish economist and moral philosopher Adam Smith. It was first published in 1776. It is an account of economics at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, as well as a rhetorical piece written for the generally educated individual of the 18th century - advocating a free market economy as more productive and more beneficial to society. The book is often considered to have laid the basic groundwork for modern economic theory"--Wikipedia
A letter from Sydney and other writings by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

9 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Householders in danger from the populace by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

14 editions published between 1830 and 1906 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swing unmasked, or, The causes of rural incendiarism by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

10 editions published between 1831 and 1972 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The report of the Earl of Durham, her majesty's high commissioner and governor-general of British North America by John George Lambton Durham( Book )

9 editions published between 1902 and 1930 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hangman and the judge, or, A letter from Jack Ketch to Mr. Justice Alderson by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

8 editions published in 1833 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The terrorstruck town by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

5 editions published in 1833 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The founders of Canterbury by Edward Gibbon Wakefield( Book )

6 editions published between 1868 and 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Being letters from the late Edward Gibbon Wakefield to the late John Robert Godley, and to other well-known helpers in the foundation of the settlement of Canterbury in New Zealand
The amazing career of Edward Gibbon Wakefield, with extracts from "A letter from Sydney" (1829) by Angus J Harrop( Book )

2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Gibbon Wakefield : builder of the British Commonwealth by Paul Bloomfield( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A view of the art of colonization : in letters between a statesman and a colonist
Alternative Names
Ancien correspondant de Montréal de la Gazette coloniale de Londres

Colonial gazette of London, Old Montreal correspondent of the

Edward Gibbon Wakefield britischer Staatsmann

Edward Gibbon Wakefield britisk politikar

Edward Gibbon Wakefield britisk politiker

Edward Gibbon Wakefield Brits politicus (1796-1862)

Edward Gibbon Wakefield brittisk politiker

Edward Gibbon Wakefield New Zealand politician

Edward Gibbon Wakefield polític neozelandès

Edward Gibbon Wakefield politician neozeelandez

Edward Gibbon Wakefield politicien britannique

Edward Gibbon Wakefield politico inglese

Edward Gibbon Wakefield político neozelandés

Edward Gibbon Wakefield Uus-Meremaa poliitik

Gazette coloniale de Londres, Ancien correspondant de Montréal de la

Gibbon Wakefield, Edward.

Gibbon Wakefield, Edward 1796-1862

Old Montreal correspondent of the Colonial gazette, of London

Wakefield, E. G. 1796-1862

Wakefield, Edward G. 1796-1862

Уэйкфилд, Эдвард

ウェイクフィールド, E. G

エドワード・ギボン・ウェイクフィールド

Languages
English (396)

Bengali (1)

Covers
The Shrigley abduction : a tale of anguish, deceit and violation of the domestic hearth