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Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States by Joseph Story

TML Editor’s note:  To facilitate easier reading and improved clarity, many, if not most, of the paragraphs as presented in Justice Story’s original work have been broken up, while some of the spelling has been modernized, and all of the original footnoting, removed.

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Volume I



Preliminary Chapter

Chapter 1: Origin of the Title to Territories of the Colonies

Chapter 2: Origin and Settlement of Virginia

Chapter 3: Origin and Settlement of New England

Chapter 4: Massachusetts

Chapter 5: New Hampshire

Chapter 6: Maine