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George Ticknor Curtis (1812–1894)

Curtis, George Ticknor. An American lawyer; born in Massachusetts, 1812; died on March 28, 1894. In addition to his eminence at the New York bar, he was noted as the author of an authoritative ‘History of the Constitution of the United States’; he published likewise: ‘Digest of English and American Admiralty Decisions’; ‘American Conveyancer’; ‘Life of James Buchanan’; ‘Life of Daniel Webster’; ‘Creation or Evolution’; and ‘John Charaxes,’ a novel.