Author:Nathaniel Beverley Tucker (1784-1851)

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Nathaniel Beverley Tucker
(1784–1851)

An American author, Mississippi Territory circuit court judge, legal scholar, and political essayist.
Frequently went by, attributed as and cited with his middle name simply as Beverley Tucker or by his pen name, Edward William Sydney.
Second son of St. George Tucker (1752 – 1827) after his older brother, Henry St. George Tucker, Sr. (1780 – 1848).

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Essays[edit]

  • Discourse on the Importance of the Study of Political Science as a Branch of Academic Education in the United States (Richmond, 1840)
  • Discourse on the Dangers that threaten the Free Institutions of the United States (1841)
  • Lectures intended to Prepare the Student for the Study of the Constitution of the United States (Philadelphia, 1845)
  • Principles of Pleading (Boston, 1846).


Works about Tucker[edit]

Works by this author published before January 1, 1923 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.