Author:George Ticknor Curtis

George Ticknor Curtis

United State author, writer, historian and lawyer.


  • A treatise on the rights and duties of merchant seamen, 1841 external scan
  • The true uses of American revolutionary history. 1841 (short work) external scan
  • The merits of Thomas W. Dorr and George Bancroft, as they are politically connected, 1844 (short work) external scan
  • A treatise on the law of copyright in books, dramatic and musical compositions, letters and other manuscripts, 1847 external scan
  • The inventor's manual of legal principles, and guide to the Patent office, 1851 external scan
  • A treatise on the law of patents for useful inventions in the United States of America, 1854 external scan
  • History of the origin, formation, and adoption of the Constitution of the United States, 1854 vol 1, vol 2
  • Observations on the Rev. Dr. Gannett's sermon, entitled "Relation of the North to slavery". 1854 (short work) external scan
  • The constitutional power of Congress over the territories. 1857 (short work) external scan
  • The just supremacy of Congress over the territories, 1859 (short work) external scan
  • Equity precedents; 1859 external scan
  • An argument against the constitutional validity of the legal tender clause, 1862 (short work) external scan
  • The true conditions of American loyalty, 1863 (short work) external scan
  • Life of Daniel Webster, 1870 vol 1, vol 2
  • The last years of Daniel Webster: 1878 external scan
  • Life of James Buchanan, fifteenth president of the United States, 1883 vol 1, vol 2
  • International arbitrations and awards, 1885 (short work) external scan
  • McClellan's last service to the republic, 1886 external scan
  • Life, character, and public services of General George B. McClellan. 1887 external scan
  • Creation or evolution? a philosophical inquiry, 1887 external scan
  • Constitutional history of the United States from their declaration of independence to the close of the civil war, 1889 vol 1, vol 2
  • "Buchanan, James," in Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography, New York: D. Appleton and Co. (1900)
  • James Buchanan” in The Presidents of the United States, 1789-1914, 1914.

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