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Lieber, Francis 1800-1872

Works: 536 works in 1,463 publications in 5 languages and 21,959 library holdings
Genres: History  Constitution  Rules  Controversial literature  Biography 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other, Compiler, Correspondent
Classifications: JC212, 321
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On civil liberty and self-government by Francis Lieber( )
113 editions published between 1853 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"We belong to the Anglican tribe, which carries Anglican principles and liberty over the globe, because wherever it moves liberal institutions and a common law full of manly rights and instinct with the principle of an expansive life accompany it. We belong to that race whose obvious task it is among other proud and sacred tasks, to rear and spread civil liberty over vast regions in every part of the earth, on continent and isle. We belong to that tribe which alone has the word Self-Government. These are the reasons why it is incumbent upon every American again and again to present to his mind what his own liberty is, how he must guard and maintain it, and why, if he neglect it, he resembles the missionary that should proceed to convert the world without bible or prayer-book. These are the reasons why I feel called upon to write this work in addition to what I have given long ago in another place on the subjects of Justice, Law, the State, Liberty and Eight"--Chapter. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved)
Manual of political ethics designed chiefly for the use of colleges and students at law by Francis Lieber( )
77 editions published between 1838 and 2013 in English and held by 2,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It has been stated in the preface to the Legal and Political Hermeneutics, that this work grew out of an essay, originally intended as a chapter of the Political Ethics. The reasons why the author felt obliged to publish it as a separate work are there likewise given. He must repeat here that the Hermeneutics are to be considered as a complement to the Ethics, and that it was unavoidable frequently to refer in the latter to the former"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved)
Essays on property and labour as connected with natural law and the constitution of society by Francis Lieber( )
27 editions published between 1841 and 2010 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legal and political hermeneutics, or, Principles of interpretation and construction in law and politics with remarks on precedents and authorities by Francis Lieber( Book )
35 editions published between 1839 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book discusses the legal and political system; how it is formed, run, and the ethics involved." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
On the penitentiary system in the United States and its application in France with an appendix on penal colonies, and also, statistical notes by Gustave de Beaumont( Book )
13 editions published in 1833 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remarks on the relation between education and crime in a letter to the Right Rev. William White ... by Francis Lieber( Book )
18 editions published between 1835 and 1981 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The miscellaneous writings of Francis Lieber by Francis Lieber( Book )
20 editions published between 1880 and 1982 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amendments of the Constitution submitted to the consideration of the American people by Francis Lieber( )
18 editions published between 1865 and 2010 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reflections on the changes which may seem necessary in the present constitution of the state of New York by Francis Lieber( )
9 editions published in 1867 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ancient and the modern teacher of politics an introductory discourse to a course of lectures on the state, delivered on the 10th of October, 1859, in the Law School of Columbia College by Francis Lieber( )
16 editions published between 1860 and 1995 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Instructions for the government of armies of the United States, in the field by Francis Lieber( )
14 editions published between 1863 and 1898 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On international copyright, in a letter to the Hon. Wiliiam C. Preston, senator of the United States by Francis Lieber( )
13 editions published between 1840 and 2010 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stranger in America comprising sketches of the manners, society, and national peculiarities of the United States, in a series of letters to a friend in Europe by Francis Lieber( Book )
7 editions published between 1834 and 1835 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters to a gentleman in Germany written after a trip from Philadelphia to Niagara by Francis Lieber( Book )
11 editions published between 1834 and 1971 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slavery, plantations and the yeomanry by Francis Lieber( )
11 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis Lieber's influence on American thought and some of his unpublished letters by Chester Squire Phinney( )
2 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No party now, but all for our country by Francis Lieber( Book )
16 editions published between 1863 and 1992 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Audience level: 0.82 (from 0.54 for The Civil ... to 0.95 for The strang ...)
Alternative Names
Franz Arnold 1800-1872
Herrmann, Christian 1800-1872
Lieber, Frans 1800-1872
Lieber, Franz.
Lieber, Franz 1800-1872
リーバー, フランシス
リーベル, フランシス
リーベル, フランツ
English (530)
German (21)
Spanish (3)
Japanese (2)
French (1)