Bibliography

Bibliography

 

Abraham Lincoln Bibliography

 

Biographies and Reference

Basler, Roy P., et al. The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. 11 vols. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1953-1990
Burlingame, Michael. Abraham Lincoln: A Life. 2 vols. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
Carwardine, Richard. Lincoln: A Life of Purpose and Power.  New York: Vintage, 2007.
Donald, David Herbert. Lincoln. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1995.
Goodwin, Doris Kearns. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2006.
Herndon, William H., and Jesse W. Weik. Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life. 3 vols. Chicago: Belford, Clarke, and Company, 1889. One-volume reprint edited by Paul Angle, Cleveland, OH: World Publishing Company, 1965. Reprint, New York: Da Capo Press, 1983.
Miers, Earl S., et al. Lincoln Day by Day: A Chronology, 1809-1865. Washington, DC: Lincoln Sesquicentennial Commission, 1960.
McPherson, James M. Abraham Lincoln. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.
Neely, Mark E., Jr. The Abraham Lincoln Encyclopedia. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1982.
Oates, Stephen B. With Malice Toward None: The Life of Abraham Lincoln. New York: Harper and Row, 1977.
Thomas, Benjamin P. Abraham Lincoln. New York: Knopf, 1952.
White, Ronald C. A. Lincoln: A Biography. New York: Random House, 2010.
Wilson, Douglas L., and Rodney O. Davis. Herndon's Informants: Letters, Interviews, and Statements about Abraham Lincoln. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998.

 

Law Practice Overviews

Dirck, Brian.  Lincoln the Lawyer. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2006.
Duff, John J. A. Lincoln: Prairie Lawyer. New York: Bramhall House, 1960.
Frank, John P. Lincoln as a Lawyer. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1961. Reprint with an introduction by Cullom Davis, Chicago: Americana House, 1991.
Hill, Frederick Trevor. Lincoln, the Lawyer. New York: The Century Company, 1912. Reprint, New York: Legal Classics Library, 1996.
Matthews, Elizabeth W. Lincoln as a Lawyer: An Annotated Bibliography. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1991.
Moores, Charles Washington. "Abraham Lincoln, Lawyer." Indiana Historical Society Publications 7 (1922): 483-535.
Richards, John T. Abraham Lincoln, the Lawyer-Statesman. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1916.
Steiner, Mark E.  An Honest Calling: The Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2006.
Woldman, Albert A. Lawyer Lincoln. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1936.

 

Aspects of Legal Career

Bannister, Dan W. Lincoln and the Common Law. Springfield, IL: Human Services Press, 1992.
_____. Lincoln and the Supreme Court. Springfield, IL: privately published, 1995.
Beard, William D. "American Justinian or Prairie Pettifogger? Lincoln's Legal Legacy: Documenting the Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln." Documentary Editing 14 (December 1992): 61-64.
Brown, Charles LeRoy. "Abraham Lincoln and the Illinois Central Railroad, 1857-1860." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 36 (June 1943): 121-63.
Coleman, Charles Hubert. Abraham Lincoln and Coles County, Illinois. New Brunswick, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1955.
Davis, Cullom. "The Crucible of Statesmanship: The Law Practice of Abraham Lincoln." Sino-American Relations 20 (Autumn 1994): 80-103.
Donald, David Herbert. Lincoln's Herndon. New York: Knopf, 1948.
Hickey, James T. "Lincoln the Real Estate Agent." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 53 (Spring 1960): 70-78.
King, Willard L. Lincoln's Manager: David Davis. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1960.
Krause, Susan. "Abraham Lincoln and Joshua Speed, Attorney and Client." Illinois Historical Journal 89 (Spring 1996): 35-50.
Kyle, Otto. Abraham Lincoln in Decatur. New York: Vantage Press, 1957.
Long, John. The Law of Illinois. Volume I: Lincoln's Cases before the Illinois Supreme Court, From His Entry into the Practice of Law until His Entry into Congress. Shiloh, IL: Illinois Company, 1993.
_____. The Law of Illinois. Volume II: Lincoln's Cases before the Illinois Supreme Court, From His Return to the Practice of Law until His Return to Politics. Shiloh, IL: Illinois Company, 1996.
Lueckenhoff, Sandra K. "A. Lincoln, a Corporate Attorney and the Illinois Central Railroad." Missouri Law Review 61 (Spring 1996): 393-428.
Pratt, Harry E. "Abraham Lincoln in Bloomington, Illinois." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 29 (April 1936): 42-69.
_____. "'Judge' Abraham Lincoln." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 48 (Spring 1955): 28-39.
_____. "Lincoln and the Bankruptcy Law." Illinois Bar Journal 31 (January 1943): 201-6.
Spiegel, Allen D. "Abraham Lincoln and the Insanity Plea." Lincoln Herald 97 (Summer 1995): 60-70.
Starr, John W. Lincoln and the Railroads: A Biographical Study. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1927.
Steiner, Mark E. "Lawyers and Legal Change in Antebellum America: Learning from Lincoln." University of Detroit Mercy Law Review 74 (Spring 1997): 427-64.
_____. "The Lawyer as Peacemaker: Law and Community in Abraham Lincoln's Slander Cases." Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association 16 (Summer 1995): 1-22.
_____. "Lincoln's Continuing Legal Education." Lincoln Herald 95 (Spring 1993): 12-20.
Stowell, Daniel W., ed.  In Tender Consideration: Women, Families, and the Law in Abraham Lincoln’s Illinois. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2002.
Thomas, Benjamin P. "Lincoln's Earlier Practice in the Federal Courts, 1839-1854." Bulletin of the Abraham Lincoln Association 39 (June 1935): 3-9.
Townsend, William H. Lincoln the Litigant. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1925.
Whitney, Henry C. Life on the Circuit with Lincoln. Boston, MA: Estes and Lauriat, 1892; reprint ed., Caldwell, ID: Caxton Printers, 1940.

 

Specific Cases

Ashmore for use of Bryant et al. v. Matson

Chroust, Anton-Hermann. "Abraham Lincoln Argues a Pro-Slavery Case." American Journal of Legal History 5 (October 1961): 299-308.
McIntyre, Duncan T. "Lincoln and the Matson Slave Case." Illinois Law Review 1 (December 1906): 386-91.

 

Ballance v. Forsyth et al.; Barton v. Forsyth; Forsyth v. Peoria, Illinois; Forsyth v. Reynolds; Hall v. Papin; Kellogg et al. v. Forsyth

East, Ernest E. "Lincoln and the Peoria French Claims." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 42 (March 1949): 41-56.

 

Barret v. Alton and Sangamon RR

Beard, William D. "'I have labored hard to find the law:' Abraham Lincoln for the Alton and Sangamon Railroad," Illinois Historical Journal 85 (Winter 1992): 209-20.

 

Dawson v. Ennis and Ennis

Goldsmith, Harry. "Abraham Lincoln, Inventions and Patents." Journal of the Patent Office Society 20 (January 1938): 5-33.

 

Dorman et ux. v. Lane 

McDermott, Stacy Pratt. "The Law in an Illinois Corner: The Impact of the Law on an Antebellum Family," in Daniel W. Stowell, ed.,  In Tender Consideration: Women, Families, and the Law in Abraham Lincoln’s Illinois (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2002), 161-81.

 

Dungey v. Spencer 

McDermott, Stacy Pratt. “‘Black Bill’ and the Privileges of Whiteness in Antebellum Illinois,” Journal of Illinois History (Spring 2009): 2-26.

 

Farni and Farni v. Tesson

"Lincoln Tries a Suit Well." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 47 (Spring 1954): 63-66.
Nolt, Steven M. "Christian Farni and Abraham Lincoln: Legal Advice and the Election of 1860." Illinois Mennonite Heritage 23 (March 1996): 1, 13-14.
_____. "The Rise and Fall of an Amish Distillery: Economic Networks and Entrepreneurial Risk on the Illinois Frontier." Parts 1 and 2. Illinois Mennonite Heritage 22 (September 1995): 45, 53-63; (December 1995): 65, 75-79.

 

Fleming v. Rogers and Crothers

Spiegel, Allen D. "Defense Lawyer A. Lincoln, Uses Chicken Bones in Malpractice Case," in A. Lincoln, Esquire: A Shrewd, Sophisticated Lawyer in His Time (Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 2002): 116-40.
Hubbard, Charles M. "Lincoln and the Chicken Bone Case." American History 32 (October 1997): 31-34, 69.
Pratt, Harry E. "The Famous 'Chicken Bone' Case." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 45 (Summer 1952): 164-67.

 

Gilbert v. Read et al.

Gilbert, Barry. "Attorney for William Baker Gilbert." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 46 (Autumn 1953): 290-93.

 

Hawthorn v. Wooldridge

Weik, Jesse W. "Lincoln as a Lawyer: With an Account of His First Case." Century Magazine 68 (June 1904): 279-89.

 

Hurd et al. v. Rock Island Bridge Company

"Lincoln and the Bridge Case." The Palimpsest 3 (May 1922): 142-54.
Page, Elwin L. "The 'Effie Afton' Case." Lincoln Herald 58 (Fall 1956): 3-10.

 

Jones v. Maus 

Spiegel, Allen D. "Lincoln's Client Assaulted: He Questioned His Physician's Medical School Graduation," in A. Lincoln, Esquire: A Shrewd, Sophisticated Lawyer in His Time (Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 2002): 51-62.

 

Kelly v. Evans

Friend, Henry C. "Abraham Lincoln as a Receiving Attorney: Kelly vs. Blackledge." Commercial Law Journal 54 (February 1949): 27-30.

 

Lewis v. Lewis

"Lincoln's Oral Argument: Text of Notes for His Only Supreme Court Case." American Bar Association Journal 34 (September 1948): 791-94.

 

Lincoln v. Illinois Central RR

Davis, Cullom, and William D. Beard. "Brief of Argument in Abraham Lincoln vs. Illinois Central Railroad." Documentary Editing 11 (March 1989): 27.
"Lincoln's First Large Legal Fee." Lincoln Herald 49 (December 1947): 21-23.

 

Logan v. Adams

Schwartz, Thomas F. "The Lincoln Handbill of 1837: A Rare Document's History." Illinois Historical Journal 79 (Winter 1986): 267-74.

 

McCormick v. Talcott et al.

Goldsmith, Harry. "Abraham Lincoln, Inventions and Patents." Journal of the Patent Office Society 20 (January 1938): 5-33.
Hinchliff, Emerson. "Lincoln and the 'Reaper Case.'" Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 33 (September 1940): 361-65.
"The Manny Reaper: Some Background Information on the Case of McCormick v. Manny, 1855." Lincoln Lore (June 1964): 1-4.
Parkinson, Robert Henry. "The Patent Case that Lifted Lincoln into a Presidential Candidate." Abraham Lincoln Quarterly 4 (September 1946): 105-22.

 

O'Byrne v. Stout

Searcy, Earle Benjamin. "A Dead Pig Goes to Court—with Lincoln." Lincoln Herald 51 (October 1949): 26-27.

 

Oldham and Hemingway v. Lincoln et al.

Townsend, William H. Abraham Lincoln, Defendant: Lincoln's Most Interesting Lawsuit. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1923.

 

Orr v. Thompson for the use of Curtis

Lupton, John A. "Putting the Pieces Together." Documentary Editing 18 (June 1996): 46-47.

 

People ex rel. Lanphier and Walker v. Hatch 

Spiegel, Allen D. "Lincoln's Client Refuses to Pay," in A. Lincoln, Esquire: A Shrewd, Sophisticated Lawyer in His Time (Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 2002): 222-43.

 

People ex rel. McGoon v. Browne

Pratt, Harry E. "In Defense of Mr. Justice Browne." Bulletin of the Abraham Lincoln Association 56 (June 1939): 4-8.

 

People v. Armstrong

Gridley, James Norman. "Lincoln's Defense of Duff Armstrong." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 3 (April 1910): 24-44.
Stowell, Daniel W. “Murder at a Methodist Camp Meeting: The Origins of Abraham Lincoln’s Most Famous Trial,” Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 101 (Fall/Winter 2008): 219-34.
Stowell, Daniel W. “The Promises and Pitfalls of Reminiscences as Historical Documents: A Case in Point,” Documentary Editing 27 (Winter 2005): 99-117.
Townsend, William H. "Lincoln's Defense of Duff Armstrong." American Bar Association Journal 11 (February 1925): 81-84.
Walsh, John E. Moonlight: Abraham Lincoln and the Almanac Trial.  New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000.

 

People v. Delny 

Krause, Susan.  "'Infamous Outrage and Prompt Retribution': The Case of People v. Delny," in Daniel W. Stowell, ed.,  In Tender Consideration: Women, Families, and the Law in Abraham Lincoln’s Illinois (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2002), 182-203.

 

People v. Fraim

"The Only Murderer Defended by Lincoln Who Was Hanged for His Crime." Lincoln Lore (September 1959): 1-3.

 

People v. Goings

East, Ernest E. "The Melissa Goings Murder Case." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 46 (Spring 1963): 79-83.

 

People v. Harrison

Bray, Robert. "The P. Quinn Harrison Murder Trial." Lincoln Herald 99 (Summer 1997): 59-79.

 

People v. Patterson

Pratt, Harry E. "Lincoln Defends Tom Patterson." Illinois Bar Journal 29 (October 1940): 56-60.

 

People v. Truett

King, Willard L. "The Case that Made Lincoln." Lincoln Herald 83 (Winter 1981): 786-90.
Pratt, Harry E. "Abraham Lincoln's First Murder Trial." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 37 (September 1944): 242-49.

 

People v. Wyant

"The Insanity Defense in Lincoln's Illinois." Lincoln Lore (January 1982): 1-4.
Spiegel, Allen D. "Abraham Lincoln and the Insanity Plea." Lincoln Herald 97 (Summer 1995): 60-70.
Spiegel, Allen D., and Florence Kavaler. "Abraham Lincoln, Medical Jurisprudence, and Chloroform-Induced Insanity in an 1857 Murder Trial." Lincoln Herald 98 (Winter 1996): 139-46.
Spiegel, Allen D. "Chloroform Induced Insanity Defense Confounds Lawyer Lincoln," in A. Lincoln, Esquire: A Shrewd, Sophisticated Lawyer in His Time (Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 2002): 206-21.

 

Ritchey v. West

Spiegel, Allen D. "Broken Wrist without Due Care: Lincoln Defends the Physician," in A. Lincoln, Esquire: A Shrewd, Sophisticated Lawyer in His Time (Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 2002): 141-64.

 

St. Louis, Alton & Chicago RR v. Dalby

Beard, William D. "Dalby Revisited: A New Look at Lincoln's 'Most Far-reaching Case' in the Illinois Supreme Court." Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association 20 (Summer 1999): 1-16.

 

Scammon v. Cline

Carpenter, Richard V. "Lincoln's First Supreme Court Case." Illinois Historical Society Journal 4 (October 1911): 317-23.

 

Spink v. Chiniquy

George, Joseph, Jr. "The Lincoln Writings of Charles P. T. Chiniquy." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 69 (February 1976): 17-25.

 

Thomas v. Wright

Verduin, Paul H. "A New Lincoln Discovery: Rebecca Thomas, His 'Revolutionary War Widow.'" Lincoln Herald 98 (Spring 1996): 3-11.

 

Van Bergen for the use of Speed v. Walters et al.

Hickey, James T. "A Small Receipt Reveals a Large Story." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 65 (Spring 1972): 101-2.

 

Whiting v. Mudge

Hier, Marshall D. "Lincoln's St. Louis Nemesis, Lawyer Daniel T. Jewett," St. Louis Bar Journal 45 (Summer 1998): 50-52.

 

Wooldridge v. Hawthorn

Weik, Jesse W. "Lincoln as a Lawyer: With an Account of His First Case." Century Magazine 68 (June 1904): 279-89.

 

Wren v. Moss et al. 

Stowell, Daniel W.  "Her Day in Court: The Legal Odyssey of Clarissa Wren," in Daniel W. Stowell, ed.,  In Tender Consideration: Women, Families, and the Law in Abraham Lincoln’s Illinois (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2002), 204-27.

 

Wright et al. v. Adams

Schwartz, Thomas F. "The Lincoln Handbill of 1837: A Rare Document's History." Illinois Historical Journal 79 (Winter 1986): 267-74.

 

Political Career

Davis, Cullom. "Law and Politics: The Two Careers of Abraham Lincoln." Quarterly Journal of Ideology 17 (June 1994): 61-75.
Fehrenbacher, Don E. Prelude to Greatness: Lincoln in the 1850's. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1962.
Findley, Paul. A. Lincoln: The Crucible of Congress. New York: Crown Publishers, 1979.
Howe, Daniel Walker. The Political Culture of the American Whigs. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1979.
Paludan, Phillip S. "The American Civil War as a Crisis in Law and Order." American Historical Review 77 (October 1972): 1013-34.
Riddle, Donald W. Congressman Abraham Lincoln. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1957. Reprint, Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1979.
Simon, Paul. Lincoln's Preparation for Greatness: The Illinois Legislative Years. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1965. Reprint, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1971; paperback ed., 1989.
Wilson, Douglas L. Lincoln Before Washington: New Perspectives on the Illinois Years. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997.

 

 

Illinois History Bibliography

 

General Histories

Carrier, Lois A. Illinois: Crossroads of a Continent. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1993.
Hoffman, John, ed. A Guide to the History of Illinois. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1991.
Howard, Robert P. Illinois: A History of the Prairie State. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans Publishing, 1972.
Jensen, Richard J. Illinois: A Bicentennial History. New York: Norton, 1978.
Whitney, Ellen M., Janice A. Petterchak, and Sandra M. Stark. Illinois History: An Annotated Bibliography. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1995

 

Antebellum Era

Angle, Paul M. "Here I Have Lived": A History of Lincoln's Springfield, 1821-1865. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1935.
Cole, Arthur Charles. The Era of the Civil War, 1848-1870. Springfield: Illinois Centennial Commission, 1919. Reprint, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1987.
Doyle, Don Harrison. The Social Order of a Frontier Community: Jacksonville, Illinois, 1825-70. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1978.
Faragher, John Mack. Sugar Creek: Life on the Illinois Prairie. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1986.
Ford, Thomas. The History of Illinois: From its Commencement as a State in 1818 to 1847. Chicago: S.C. Griggs, 1854.
Pease, Theodore Calvin. The Frontier State, 1818-1848. Springfield: Illinois Centennial Commission, 1918. Reprint, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1987.
Thomas, Benjamin P. Lincoln's New Salem. Springfield, IL: Abraham Lincoln Association, 1934. Revised edition, New York: Knopf, 1954. Reprint, Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1987.

 

 

Legal History Bibliography

 

General Legal Histories

Friedman, Lawrence M. A History of American Law. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1973. Second edition, 1985.
Hall, Kermit L. The Magic Mirror: Law in American History. New York: Oxford University Press, 1989.

 

Antebellum Era and Topical Studies

Bodenhamer, David J. The Pursuit of Justice: Crime and Law in Antebellum Indiana. New York: Garland Publishing, 1986.
Fehrenbacher, Don E. The Dred Scott Case: Its Significance in American Law and Politics. New York: Oxford University Press, 1978.
Grossberg, Michael. Governing the Hearth: Law and the Family in Nineteenth-Century America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1985.
Horwitz, Morton. The Transformation of American Law, 1780-1860. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1977. Reprint: New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.
Hurst, James Willard. Law and the Conditions of Freedom in the Nineteenth-Century United States. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1956.
Kutler, Stanley I. Privilege and Creative Destruction: The Charles River Bridge Case. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, 1971.
Levy, Leonard W. The Law of the Commonwealth and Chief Justice Shaw. New York: Oxford University Press, 1957.
Novak, William J. The People's Welfare: Law and Regulation in Nineteenth-Century America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996.
Schlesinger, Keith R. The Power that Governs: The Evolution of Judicial Activism in a Midwestern State, 1840-1890. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990.
Zainaldin, Jamil. Law in Antebellum Society: Legal Change and Economic Expansion. New York: Knopf, 1983.

 

Contemporary Legal Resources

Bishop, Joel. Commentaries on the Law of Marriage and Divorce. Boston: Little and Brown, 1852.
Blackstone, William. Commentaries on the Laws of England, 4 vols. New York: Collins and Hannay, 1832.
Bouvier, John. A Law Dictionary, 2 vols. Philadelphia: T. and J. W. Johnson, 1839.
Chitty, Joseph. A Treatise on the Parties to Actions, and on Pleading, 2 vols. Springfield, MA: G. and C. Merriam, 1837.
Conkling, Alfred. A Treatise on the Organization and Jurisdiction of the Supreme, Circuit and District Courts of the United States. Albany, NY: W. and A. Gould, 1831.
Greenleaf, Simon. A Treatise on the Law of Evidence, 2 vols. Boston: Little and Brown, 1842.
Haines, Elijah M. A Practical Treatise on the Powers and Duties of Justices of the Peace and Constables in the State of Illinois with the Necessary Forms. Chicago: Keen and Lee, 1855.
_____. The Probate Manual, Being a Complete Guide for Executors, Administrators and Guardians, under the Laws of Illinois, with Practical Forms. Chicago: Keen and Lee, 1856.
Kent, James. Commentaries on American Law, 4 vols. New York: O. Halsted, 1826-1830.
Law, Stephen D. The Jurisdiction and Powers of the United States Courts and the Rules of Practice of the Supreme Court of the United States and of the Circuit and District Courts in Equity and Admiralty. Albany, NY: Little and Company, 1852.
Pierce, Edward L. A Treatise on American Railroad Law. New York: J. S. Voorhies, 1857.
Puterbaugh, Sabin D. Puterbaugh's Illinois Pleading and Practice: A Practical Treatise on the Forms of Common Law Actions, Pleadings and Practice Now in Use in the State of Illinois. Chicago: Callaghan and Cutler, 1864.
Reeve, Tapping. The Law of Baron and Femme, of Parent and Child, Guardian and Ward, Master and Servant. New Haven, CT: Oliver Steele, 1816.
Starkie, Thomas. A Practical Treatise on the Laws of Evidence and Digest of Proofs on Civil and Criminal Proceedings, 3 vols. Philadelphia: P. H. Nicklin and T. Johnson, 1837.
Story, Joseph. Commentaries on Equity Jurisprudence, 2 vols. Boston: Hilliard, Gray and Company, 1836.
_____. Commentaries on Equity Pleadings. Boston: Little and Brown, 1838.

 

 

Methodology and Technology

 

Methodological and Technical Issues

Benner, Martha L. "The Abraham Lincoln Legal Papers: The Development of the Complete Facsimile Edition on CD-ROM." Documentary Editing 16 (December 1994): 100-7.
_____. "The Lincoln Legal Papers and the New Age of Documentary Editing." Computers and the Humanities 30 (1997), 365-72.
Chesnutt, David. "The Model Editions Partnership: Historical Editions in the Digital Age." d-Lib Magazine (November 1995). http://www.dlib.org/dlib/november95/11chesnutt.html
Kline, Mary-Jo. A Guide to Documentary Editing. 3rd ed. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2008.
Luey, Beth. Editing Documents and Texts: An Annotated Bibliography. Madison, WI: Madison House Publishers, 1990.
Stevens, Michael E. and Steven B. Berg. Editing Historical Documents: A Handbook of Practice. Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press, 1997.