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Jay, William 1789-1858

Overview
Works: 124 works in 545 publications in 1 language and 11,079 library holdings
Genres: Controversial literature  History 
Roles: Inscriber, Attributed name
Classifications: E449, 326
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Most widely held works by William Jay
Inquiry into the character and tendency of the American colonization, and American anti-slavery societies by William Jay ( Book )
54 editions published between 1835 and 1981 in English and held by 1,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A review of the causes and consequences of the Mexican War by William Jay ( Book )
44 editions published between 1849 and 2010 in English and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jay (son of John Jay) was a prominent New York judge and abolitionist leader; he bitterly criticized the war as a conspiracy to seize new territory for slaveholders
A view of the action of the federal government in behalf of slavery by William Jay ( Book )
43 editions published between 1839 and 1970 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of John Jay : with selections from his correspondence and miscellaneous papers by William Jay ( Book )
14 editions published between 1833 and 2000 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miscellaneous writings on slavery by William Jay ( Book )
22 editions published between 1853 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War and peace: the evils of the first and a plan for preserving the last by William Jay ( Book )
27 editions published between 1842 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Creole case, and Mr. Webster's despatch with the comments of the N.Y. American by William Jay ( )
21 editions published between 1842 and 2010 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter to Hon. William Nelson, M.C. on Mr. Webster's speech by William Jay ( )
12 editions published between 1850 and 2000 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter to the Right Rev. L. Silliman Ives, bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the state of North Carolina occasioned by his late address to the convention of his diocese by William Jay ( )
15 editions published between 1846 and 1848 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter to the Hon. Samuel A. Eliot, representative in Congress from the city of Boston, in reply to his apology for voting for the fugitive slave bill by Franklin Dexter ( )
17 editions published in 1851 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An examination of the Mosaic laws of servitude by William Jay ( )
18 editions published between 1854 and 2013 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters to the Hon. William Jay, being a reply to his "Inquiry into the American colonization and American anti-slavery societies." by David Meredith Reese ( )
3 editions published in 1835 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slavery in America, or, An inquiry into the character and tendency of the American Colonization and the American Anti-Slavery Societies by William Jay ( )
9 editions published in 1835 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Address to the inhabitants of New Mexico and California on the omission by Congress to provide them with territorial governments, and on the social and political evils of slavery by American and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society ( )
5 editions published in 1849 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter to the committee chosen by the American Tract Society to inquire into the proceedings of its executive committee, in relation to slavery by William Jay ( Book )
11 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An examination of Mr. Bradish's answer to the interrogatories presented to him by a committee of the State Anti-Slavery Society, October 1, 1838 by Franklin ( )
5 editions published in 1838 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters respecting the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, and the American Tract Society by William Jay ( )
6 editions published between 1853 and 1858 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reply to Webster, in a letter from Hon. William Jay to Hon. Wm. Nelson, M.C by William Jay ( Book )
8 editions published between 1850 and 1976 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jay, Judge (William), 1789-1858
Languages
English (412)
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