Select Bibliography: The 1846 Great Fire

Baker, Melvin. Aspects of Nineteenth Century St. John's Municipal History. St. John's: Harry Cuff Publications Limited, 1982. Print.

---. "The Government of St. John's, Newfoundland 1800-1921." PhD Thesis, The University of Western Ontario, 1980. Typescript.

---. "The Great St. John's Fire of 1846." The Newfoundland Quarterly 79.1 (1983): 31-34. Print.

Butler, Paul. City of Fire. St. John's: Flanker Press, 2007. Print.

Fay, C.R. Life and Labour in Newfoundland. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1956. Print.

"Fires." Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador. Vols. 1-5. St. John's: Newfoundland Book Publishers, 1981-1994. Print.

Galgay, Frank and Michael McCarthy. Olde St. John's: Stories from a Seaport City. St. John's: Flanker Press, 2001. Print.

Grady, Rex. ""With Unfeigned Regret:" New Brunswick's Response to the Great St. John's Fire of 1846." Newfoundland Quarterly 88.4 (1994): 51-54. Print.

Jones, Frederick. "The Great Fire of 1846 and the Coming of Responsible Government in Newfoundland." Bulletin of Canadian Studies 6/7. 2-1 (1983): 61-69.

O'Flaherty, Patrick. Lost Country: The Rise and Fall of Newfoundland 1843-1933. St. John's: Long Beach Press, 2005. Print.

O'Neill, Paul. The Oldest City: The Story of St. John's, Newfoundland. Portugal Cove-St. Philip's: Boulder Publications, 2003. Print.

Prowse, D.W. A History of Newfoundland. London: MacMillian and Co., 1895. Print.

Tocque, Philip, and Annie S. W. Tocque. Kaleidoscope Echoes: Being Historical, Philosophical, Scientific and Theological Sketches from the Miscellaneous Writings of Philip Tocque. Toronto: The Hunter, Rose Company Limited, 1895. Print.

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