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Sampson, William 1764-1836

Works: 79 works in 384 publications in 1 language and 6,886 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  History  Anecdotes  Humor  Apologetic works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Attributed name
Classifications: AC1, 941.5
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Most widely held works by William Sampson
Sampson against the Philistines, or, The reformation of lawsuits and justice made cheap, speedy, and brought home to every man's door : agreeably to the principles of the ancient trial by jury, before the same was innovated by judges and lawyers by Jesse Higgins( )

24 editions published between 1804 and 1977 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Compiled for the use of the honest citizens of the United States .."--T.p
Sampson's Discourse, and correspondence with various learned jurists, upon the history of the law with the addition of several essays, tracts, and documents, relating to the subject by William Sampson( )

13 editions published between 1826 and 2008 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Discourse has special title "An anniversary discourse" delivered before the Historical society of New York, on Saturday, December 6, 1823 ; showing the origin, progress, antiquities, curiosities, and nature of the common law. By William Sampson ... New York, N.Y., published by E. Bliss and E. White, 1824 ; Washington, D.C., republished by P. Thompson, 1826
The case of Robert M. Goodwin, Esq. charged with killing James Stoughton, Esq. ... by Robert M Goodwin( )

8 editions published in 1821 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speech of Counsellor Sampson on the trial of James Cheetham for libelling Madame Bonneville, in his Life of Thomas Paine : with a short sketch of the trial by William Sampson( Book )

12 editions published in 1810 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Ireland, from the Anglo-Norman invasion till the union of the country with Great Britain by W. C Taylor( Book )

27 editions published between 1833 and 1871 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Mr. William Parkinson, pastor of the First Baptist Church in the city of New York, on an indictment for assault and battery upon Mrs. Eliza Wintringham by William Parkinson( Book )

12 editions published between 1811 and 1831 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide in the wilderness or, The history of the first settlement in the western counties of New York with useful instructions to future settlers by William Cooper( Book )

14 editions published between 1897 and 1986 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of the Journeymen Cordwainers of the City of New-York for a conspiracy to raise their wages with the arguments of counsel at full length on a motion to quash the indictment, the verdict of the jury, and the sentence of the court by Journeymen Cordwainers of the City of New-York( )

6 editions published between 1810 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial of Maturin Livingston, Esq. against James Cheetham for a libel held at the sittings, on the twenty eighth of Nov. 1807, before the Hon. Judge Spencer by Maturin Livingston( Book )

11 editions published between 1807 and 2009 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Capt. Henry Whitby, for the murder of John Pierce, with his dying declaration also, the trial of Capt. George Crimp, for piracy and manstealing by William Sampson( Book )

14 editions published in 1812 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of imaginary cases, or mock trials
Beasts at law, or, Zoologian jurisprudence a poem, satirical, allegorical, and moral : in three cantos by Samuel Woodworth( Book )

8 editions published in 1811 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is a whale a fish? an accurate report of the case of James Maurice against Samuel Judd, tried in the Mayor's Court of the city of New-York, on the 30th and 31st of December 1818 : wherein the above problem is discussed theologically, scholastically, and historically by James Maurice( )

11 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial concerning a fine applied to a shipment of whale oil under a law relating to fish oil
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