RANDOLPH, John, 1773-1833

Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Adams, Henry. John Randolph. 1882. New ed., edited by Robert McColley. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 1996.

Bouldin, Powhatan. Home Reminiscences of John Randolph of Roanoke. Richmond: Clemmitt & Jones, 1878.

Brant, Irving. “John W. Eppes, John Randolph, and Henry Adams.” Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 63 (July 1955): 251-6.

Bruce, William Cabell. John Randolph of Roanoke: 1773-1833: A Biography Based Largely on New Material. 2 vols. 1922. Reprint. New York: Octagon Books, 1970.

Carson, David A. “That Ground Called Quiddism: John Randolph’s War with the Jefferson Administration.” Journal of American Studies 20 (April 1986): 71-92.

Corts, Paul R. “Randolph vs. Clay: A Duel of Words and Bullets.” Filson Club History Quarterly 43 (April 1969): 151-57.

Dabney, Richard H. John Randolph, a Character Sketch. 1898. New ed. Milwaukee: H.G. Campbell Publishing Co., 1903.

Daly, Mason G. “The Political Oratory of John Randolph of Roanoke.” Ph.D. dissertation, Northwestern University, 1951.

Dawidoff, Robert. The Education of John Randolph. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1979.

Garland, Hugh A. The Life of John Randolph of Roanoke. 2 vols. 1850. Reprint of 1859 ed. (2 vols. in 1). St. Clair Shores, MI: Scholarly Press, 1970.

Hines, Jack Wendell. “John Randolph and the Growth of Federal Power: The Opinions of a States Righter on the Political Issues of His Time.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Kansas, 1957.

Johnson, Gerald White. Randolph of Roanoke: A Political Fantastic. New York: Minton, Balch & Co., 1929.

Jordan, Daniel P. “John Randolph of Roanoke and the Art of Winning Elections in Jeffersonian Virginia.” Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 86 (October 1978): 389-407.

Kirk, Russell. John Randolph of Roanoke: A Study in American Politics, with Selected Speeches and Letters. 1951. 3d ed. Indianapolis: Liberty Press, 1978. Originally published as Randolph of Roanoke: A Study in Conservative Thought.

Randolph, John. “Letters of John Randolph, of Roanoke, to General Thomas Marsh Forman.” Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 49 (July 1941): 201-16.

___. Letters of John Randolph, to a Young Relative. Philadelphia: Carey, Lea & Blanchard, 1834.

Sawyer, Lemuel. A Biography of John Randolph, of Roanoke. New York: W. Robinson, 1844.

Shorey, Kenneth, ed. Collected Letters of John Randolph of Roanoke to Dr. John Brockenbrough, 1812-1833. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Books, 1988.

Spaulding, Thomas M. “Clay versus Randolph.” Michigan Quarterly Review 1 (Winter 1962): 8-13.

Stokes, William Ewart, Jr. “Randolph of Roanoke: A Virginia Portrait. The Early Career of John Randolph of Roanoke, 1773-1805.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Virginia, 1955.

Thomas, Frederick William. John Randolph, of Roanoke, and Other Sketches of Characters, Including William Wirt. Philadelphia: A. Hart, 1853.

Wendelken, David H. “The Rhetoric of John Randolph of Roanoke: A New Evaluation.” Ph.D. dissertation, Ohio University, 1984.