Published: Pietermaritzburg, 1852-1853
Stock Number: #3621/1
6 (of 7) parts, 83 + 69 + 68 + 64 + 85 + 98 pages, (parts I, II, III, IV & V with separate title pages), 8vo (220 x 150 mm), recent half brown morocco, some light foxing and browning. Printed and Published by J. Archbell and Son, at the office of the "Natal Indepe
South African Bibliography volume 3 page 441: This copy lacks the final part comprising 10 pages and xxxvi page index.Dictionary of South African Biography volume I page 717.The last of three Commissions appointed between 1846 and 1852 to report on African resettlement and administration. Theophilus Sheptstone argued for larger areas to be reserved for African use but this commission recommended that they be settled either in small locations within the colony or in a larger reserve south of the Umzimkulu River.