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Rawle, William 1759-1836

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Works: 95 works in 224 publications in 2 languages and 4,239 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Constitution  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author
Classifications: JK216, 342.7303
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A view of the Constitution of the United States of America by William Rawle( Book )

41 editions published between 1825 and 2014 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This treatise was the first comprehensive study of the United States Constitution, and one of the most important. Though concise, Rawle provides a systematic analysis of the Constitution's articles, as well as its historical background and philosophy. It is also a historically significant work because it suggests that states have a right secede from the Union. A popular textbook used in schools with large numbers of southern pupils, such as the U.S. Military Academy, it is generally considered to have influenced the leaders and supporters of the Confederacy
Opinion of W. Rawle and Peter S. Duponceau on the title to the State-House yard, in the city of Philadelphia by William Rawle( Book )

6 editions published in 1816 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An address delivered before the Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture at its anniversary meeting, January 19, 1819 by William Rawle( Book )

9 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse on the nature and study of law delivered before the Law Academy of Philadelphia by William Rawle( Book )

9 editions published in 1832 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Supreme Court of the United States To the Honorable John Jay, Esquire, chief justice, and his associates, judges of the Supreme Court of the United States, sitting in chancery by William Lewis( Book )

5 editions published in 1791 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asking that a writ of subpoena be issued against the Commonwealth of Virginia on behalf of land owners in the Old Northwest Territory
Two addresses to "The Associated Members of the Bar of Philadelphia." Pronounced by William Rawle, Esquire, Chancellor of the Association by William Rawle( Book )

5 editions published in 1824 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African race in America, north and south. Being a correspondence on that subject between two Pennsylvanians by George McHenry( Book )

5 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of the Constitution of the United States of America : 1825. Secession as taught at West Point Military Academy by William Rawle( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inaugural discourse delivered on the 5th of November, 1825, before the Historical Society of Pennsylvania by William Rawle( )

2 editions published between 1826 and 1864 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An address from the Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery, for the Relief of Free Negroes Unlawfully Held in Bondage, and for Improving the Condition of the African Race by Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery( Book )

1 edition published in 1819 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vindication of the Rev. Mr. Heckewelder's history of the Indian nations by William Rawle( Book )

4 editions published between 1826 and 1864 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the law, relative to trials at nisi prius by Francis Buller( Book )

1 edition published in 1781 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers relative to the Valedictory address of President Washington by Historical Society of Pennsylvania( )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inaugural discourse delivered on the 5th of November, 1825, before the Historical Society of Pennsylvania by William Rawle( Book )

3 editions published between 1826 and 1864 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discourse on the Nature and Study of Law before the Law Adademy of Philadelphia by William Rawle( Book )

3 editions published in 1832 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The logic of facts or, The conduct of Wm. Rawle towards N.G. Dufief, arraigned before the tribunal of public opinion by N. G Dufief( Book )

2 editions published in 1806 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second report of the Commissioners appointed to revise the Civil code of Pennsylvania : read in Senate, March 7, 1832 by Pennsylvania( Book )

2 editions published in 1832 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A view of the Constitution of the United States of America
Alternative Names
Rawle, Guillermo, 1759-1836

William Rawle American writer

William Rawle Amerikaans jurist (1759-1836)

Languages
English (156)

French (7)

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