Life of John Taylor: The story of a brilliant leader in the early Virginia state rights school

By: Simms, Henry Harrison

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1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 234 pages. John Taylor (1753-1824) was a politician and writer. He served in the Virginia House of Delegates (1779-81, 1783-85, 1796-1800) and in the United States Senate (1792-94, 1803, 1822-24). He wrote several books on politics and agriculture. He was a Jeffersonian Democrat and his works provided inspiration to the later states' rights and libertarian movements. Taylor argued that the national government was entirely a creature of the states and was subordinate to them. Taylor wrote in defense of slavery, although he admitted it was wrong.

Title: Life of John Taylor: The story of a brilliant leader in the early Virginia state rights school

Author Name: Simms, Henry Harrison

Categories: Biography, History, U.S.A., Pre-Civil War,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: The William Byrd press, inc: 1932

ISBN Number: B00085P7BE

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 9.13 x 6.57 x 1.11

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 110327

Keywords: History::U.S.A.::Pre-Civil War Biography