BURR, Aaron, 1756-1836


Library of Congress

Extended Bibliography

Alexander, Holmes Moss. Aaron Burr: The Proud Pretender. 1937. Reprint. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1973.

Burr, Samuel Engle. Colonel Aaron Burr. 1961. Rev. ed. New York: Exposition Press, 1964.

Carroll, Mary Tarver. The Man Who Would Not Wait: The Story of Aaron Burr. New York: Longmans, Green Co., 1941.

Daniels, Jonathan. Ordeal of Ambition: Jefferson, Hamilton, Burr. Garden City, NY: Doubleday Co., 1970.

Davis, Matthew L., ed. Memoirs of Aaron Burr, with Miscellaneous Selections from His Correspondence. 2 vols. 1836-1837. Reprint. New York: Da Capo Press, 1971.

___, ed. Private Journal of Aaron Burr, During his Residence of Four Years in Europe; with Selections from His Correspondence. 2 vols. 1838. Reprint. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Literature House, 1970.

Fleming, Thomas. Duel: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Future of America. New York: Basic Books, 1999.

Ford, Worthington Chauncey, ed. Some Papers of Aaron Burr. Worcester, MA: The Society, 1920.

Geissler, Suzanne Burr. “The Burr Family, 1716-1836.” Ph.D. dissertation, Syracuse University, 1976.

Hoffer, Peter Charles. The Treason Trials of Aaron Burr. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2008.

Johnson, Leland R. “Aaron Burr: Treason in Kentucky?" Filson History Quarterly 75 (Winter 2001): 1-32.

Kennedy, Roger G. Burr, Hamilton, and Jefferson: A Study in Character. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000.

Kline, Mary-Jo. “Aaron Burr as a Symbol of Corruption in the New Republic.” In Before Watergate: Problems of Corruption in American Society, edited by Abraham S. Eisenstadt, Ari Hoogenboom and Hans L. Trefousse, pp. 69-77. Brooklyn: Brooklyn College Press, 1978.

Kline, Mary-Jo, and Joanne Wood Ryan, eds. Papers of Aaron Burr. Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International, 1978-1981. 27 reels and guide, 1 supplemental reel.

___, eds. The Political Correspondence and Public Papers of Aaron Burr. 2 vols. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1984.

Knapp, Samuel Lorenzo. The Life of Aaron Burr. New York: Wiley Long, 1835.

Kunstler, Laurence S. The Unpredictable Mr. Aaron Burr. New York: Vantage Press, 1974.

Lewis, Alfred Henry. An American Patrician: or, The Story of Aaron Burr. New York: D. Appleton Co., 1908.

Lomask, Milton. Aaron Burr. 2 vols. New York: Farrar, Straus Giroux, 1979-1982.

Melton, Buckner F., Jr. Aaron Burr: Conspiracy to Treason. New York: Wiley, 2002.

Newmyer, Kent. The Treason Trial of Aaron Burr: Law, Politics, and the Character Wars of the New Nation. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Nolan, Charles J., Jr. Aaron Burr and the American Literary Imagination. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1980.

Parmet, Herbert S., and Marie B. Hecht. Aaron Burr: Portrait of an Ambitious Man. New York: Macmillan Co., 1967.

Parton, James. The Life and Times of Aaron Burr. 2 vols. 1864. Enlarged ed. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin Co., 1892.

Rogow, Arnold A. A Fatal Friendship: Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr. New York: Hill and Wang, 1998.

Rorabaugh, W.J. “The Political Duel in the Early Republic: Burr v. Hamilton.” Journal of the Early Republic 15 (Spring 1995): 1-23.

Schachner, Nathan. Aaron Burr. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1937.

Todd, Charles Burr. Life of Colonel Aaron Burr, Vice-President of the United States. New York: S.W. Green Printer, 1879.

Tompkins, Hamilton Bullock. Burr Bibliography: A List of Books Relating to Aaron Burr. 1892. Reprint. New York: AMS Press, 1973.

Vail, Philip [pseud.]. The Great American Rascal: The Turbulent Life of Aaron Burr. New York: Hawthorn Books, 1973.

Van Doren, Mark, ed. Correspondence of Aaron Burr and His Daughter Theodosia. New York: Covici-Friede, 1929.

Wandell, Samuel H. Aaron Burr in Literature: Books, Pamphlets, Periodicals, and Miscellany Relating to Aaron Burr and His Leading Political Contemporaries. 1936. Reprint. Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1972.