Ford, Paul Leicester. Pamphlets on the Constitution of the United States, Published During Its Discussion by the People 1787-1788. Originally published: Brooklyn, N.Y., 1888. viii, 451 pp. Reprinted 2010 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781616190545; ISBN-10: 161619054X. Paperback. New. $19.95 * A collection of rare pamphlets that treat the question of the Constitution, with annotations and a bibliography by Ford. "Recommended by Warren for 'The sources from which interpretations of the meaning of the provisions of the Constitution (U.S.) have been obtained at various times in the past...' Warren, The Making of the Constitution 784." Marke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection at New York University (1953) 375. During his short lifetime Paul Leicester Ford [1865-1902] was a historian and historical novelist as well as a noted and prolific bibliographer of Americana (Bibliography and Reference List of the History and Literature Relating to the Adoption of the Constitution of the United States 1787-8, Bibliotheca Hamiltoniana: A List of Books Written by, or Relating to Alexander Hamilton) and editor of Autobiography of Thomas Jefferson, 1743-1790.
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