Tucker, Benjamin Ricketson, 1854-1939Alternative names
Epithet: US anarchist, editor of 'Liberty'
British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000834.0x000194
Benjamin Ricketson Tucker (1854-1939) was the publisher of the anarchist publication Liberty from 1881 to 1908, and The Radical Review, 1877 and 1878; owner of the Unique Bookshop in New York City; specialist in and translator of Pierre Joseph Proudhon; and publisher of works considered radical at the time, such as Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass, Tolstoy's Kreutzer Sonata, and Oscar Wilde's Ballad of Reading Gaol. After his bookstore was destroyed by fire in 1908, Tucker moved to France and lived there until his death.
From the guide to the Benjamin R. Tucker papers, 1860s-1970s, 1870s-1930s, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)
Anarchist, publisher of Liberty.
From the description of Letters, to Joseph A. Labadie, 1883-1909. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34368718
From the description of Letter, 1898 Jan. 21, New York, to E.B. Hill [n.p.]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34368724
From the description of Letter, 1907 Nov. 6, New York, to [John R.] Shillady [n.p.]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34368727
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