SECRET EMBASSY INSTRUCTIONS
37 Headings of Instructions 168 pp. on blue paper, with 6 related Acts of Parliament, 115 pp. folio, boards, worn, name cut from front endpaper, cloth spine, manuscript label, worn
A singular collection of instructions, customs and manners to observed by Diplomats abroad, from Commercial Returns, Quarentines, the Slave Trade, and special instructions dealing with The Ionian Islands, a Protectorate, and Chinese Passengers' Act, with directions for Full Dress, Half Dress and Undress. The Acts are - An Act to regulate the Payment of Salaries and Allowances to British Consuls at Foreign Ports... 10 pp. 5th July 1825. 1853. An Act to repeal several Laws relating to the Performance of Quarentine, and to make Provisions in lieu thereof, 16 pp. 27th June 1825. 1855 An Act to amend and consolidate the Laws relating to the Abolition of the Slave Trade, 75 pp. June 25th 1824. 1845. An Act for the more effectual Suppression of the Slave Trade, 4 pp. 24th August 1843. 1856. An Act to amend the Laws relating to Aliens 4 pp. 6th Aufgust 1844. 1856. An Act to enable British Diplomatic and Consular Agents Abroad to administer Oaths and do Notorial Acts, 2nd July 1855.
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