James Schouler Biography

James Schouler (1839–1920) was a lawyer and historian. He lectured at Boston University School of Law, the National University Law School and Johns Hopkins University.


A treatise on the law of the domestic relations; embracing husband and wife, parent and child, guardian and ward, infancy, and master and servant. By James Schouler. 3d ed. Boston, Little, Brown, and company, 1882.

A treatise on the law of personal property. By James Schouler. 2d ed. Boston : Little, Brown, 1884.

Historical briefs. By James Schouler. With a biography. New York, Dodd, Mead, 1896; Reprint, Freeport, N.Y.: Books for Libraries Press, 1972.

Americans of 1776. By James Schouler. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1906.

A treatise on the law of marriage, divorce, separation, and domestic relations. By James Schouler. 6th ed. Albany, N.Y.: M. Bender, 1921.

A treatise on the law of wills. By James Schouler. 3d ed. Boston, Boston book company, 1900; Reprint, Holmes Beach, Fla.: Gaunt, 1998.

Constitutional studies, State and Federal. New York: Da Capo Press, 1971.

Thomas Jefferson. by James Schouler. New York, Dodd, Mead and Company, 1893

Thomas Jefferson: historical overview and bibliography. Edited by Mathew S. Deakin. New York: Nova Science Publishers, 2002.