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Image for The Government of Massachusetts prior to the Federal Constitution Massachusetts Law Quarterly, November 1924. Vol. X, No. 1

The Government of Massachusetts prior to the Federal Constitution Massachusetts Law Quarterly, November 1924. Vol. X, No. 1

By: Grinnell, F. W.

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts Law Quarterly: 1924

Seller ID: 41664

Condition: Very Good


58 pages; Clean and tight in original green printed wrappers, mild toning at edges. This excellent paper was prepared for the Marshall-Wythe School of Government and Citizenship at William and Mary College for a series of papers entitled The Genesis and Birth of the Federal Constitution. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for The Contributions of John L. Thorndike to the Massachusetts Statute Books with a portrait. in Massachusetts Law Quarterly, May 1922, Vol. VII, No. 4

The Contributions of John L. Thorndike to the Massachusetts Statute Books with a portrait. in Massachusetts Law Quarterly, May 1922, Vol. VII, No. 4

By: Grinnell, F. W.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts Bar Assoc.: 1922

Seller ID: 41668

Condition: Very Good


15 pages; Clean and tight in original tan printed wrappers, mild toning at edges. Other articles in this issue include: John H. Hammond, Hard Labor as an Infamous Punishment under the Federal Constitution, The Sheppard-Towner Act and Incidental Discussion, etc. 98 pages total. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for Pictures of the Full Bench of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts in Massachusetts Law Quarterly, November 1923, Vol. IX, No. 1

Pictures of the Full Bench of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts in Massachusetts Law Quarterly, November 1923, Vol. IX, No. 1

By: Grinnell, F. W.

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts Bar Assoc.: 1923

Seller ID: 41669

Condition: Very Good


16 pages; Clean and tight in original tan printed wrappers, mild toning at edges. Six pages of text and 10 pages of portraits of the Supreme Court Justices of Massachusetts. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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The Judicial Independence of John Davis and Joseph Story in Massachusetts Law Quarterly, February 1924, Vol. IX, No. 3

By: Grinnell, F. W.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts Bar Assoc.: 1924

Seller ID: 41670

Condition: Very Good


18 pages; Clean and tight in original green printed wrappers, mild toning at edges. Contents: George Washington's Letter to the Justices of the Supreme Court in 1790, Recommendations of President Coolidge relating to the Federal Courts (December 1923), The Judicial Independence of John Davis and Joseph Story, b&w portraits of several judges from 1789 and 1924. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for Procession of the Chief Justices of Massachusetts 1692-1937; Portraits of the Chief Justices under the Province Charter 1692-1775 and Chief Justices 1775-1937 Massachusetts Law Quarterly, January 1937, Vol. XXII, No. 1, Supplement No. 2

Procession of the Chief Justices of Massachusetts 1692-1937; Portraits of the Chief Justices under the Province Charter 1692-1775 and Chief Justices 1775-1937 Massachusetts Law Quarterly, January 1937, Vol. XXII, No. 1, Supplement No. 2

By: Grinnell, F. W.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts Bar Assoc.: 1937

Seller ID: 41781

Condition: Very Good


22 pages; Clean and tight in original green printed wrappers, mild toning at edges. Three page "processional" poem by Grinnell, followed by 24 black and white portraits of justices of the Massachusetts courts. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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The Growth of Judicial Ethics by Justice Bond of Maryland in Massachusetts Law Quarterly, May 1925, Vol. X, No. 3

By: Grinnell, F. W. ; Justice Carroll T. Bond

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts Bar Assoc.: 1925

Seller ID: 41673

Condition: Very Good


78 pages; Clean and tight in original green printed wrappers, mild toning at edges. Contents: The Growth of Judicial Ethics by Justice Bond of Maryland, The New Commercial Arbitration Act, The Deterrent Principle of Criminal Law, The Limits of Legal Toleration of Free Speech, etc. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

The Essence of a Totalitarian State [of the Soviet Type]

By: Gsovski, Vladimir

Price: $14.94

Publisher: The Hague, International Commission of Jurist: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 39688

Condition: Very Good


Autograph; 62 pages; Delivered 13 June 1955, International Congress of Jurists, Athens, Greece. Inscribed and signed by the author to Dr. W. Lawrence Keith "as a token of appreciation of encouragement of my studies." OCLC: 10428776 Clean and tight in original printed wrappers, light toning at edges. Vladimir Gsovski was born in Moscow and briefly studied law in Heidelberg and Leipzig then served in the Russian Army in WWI and the anti-Communist forces in South Russia during the revolution. In 1927 he emigrated to the U.S and earned a PhD in Political Science at Georgetown Univers... View more info

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THE LEGAL STATUS OF THE CHURCH IN SOVIET RUSSIA

By: Gsovski, Vladimir

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Fordham University Law Review: 1939

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 41709

Condition: Very Good


Autograph; 28 pages; Inscribed and signed by the author at top of first page (date 1939). OCLC: 21187606 Clean and tight in original printed tab wrappers; wrappers a bit dust soiled. Vladimir Gsovski was Chief of the Foreign Law Section and later Chief of the European Law Division in the Law Library of the U.S. Library of Congress from 1942 until 1960. He was born in Moscow and graduated from the Law School of Moscow University after studying at Law Schools in university of Heidelberg and Leipzig. He left Russia in 1920 after havig fought on the Anti-Communist side during the war. In 1927 h... View more info

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THE POWER OF THE INTERNATIONAL JUDGE TO GIVE A DECISION "EX AEQUO ET BONO"

By: Habicht, Dr. Max

Price: $19.94

Publisher: London, Constable & Co.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41315

Condition: Very Good+


88, (6) pages; Clean and tight in original pink cloth binding. Max Habicht, (1899- 1986), devoted his life to international law, international arbitration and federalism applied to the world level. He served as a legal advisor to most of the world federalist-world citizen organizations and as a link between the world federalists-world citizens and the Soviet-led World Peace Council. He began his legal career with the League of Nations in 1928 and served the League until the start of the Second World War. During the war, he was a legal advisor to the Swiss Embassy in Washington and was in cha... View more info

Image for American Tendencies in Legal Philosophy and the Definition of Law

American Tendencies in Legal Philosophy and the Definition of Law

By: Hall, Jerome

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Comparative Law Review of Japan: 1956

Seller ID: 41710

Condition: Very Good


15 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers, stamped "Compliments of the Author" and "Comparative Law Review of Japan. Vol. 3, 1956" written at bottom of front wrapper. OCLC: 80476170 Jerome Frank (1889 -1957) was a legal philosopher who played a leading role in the legal realism movement and was a judge in the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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A SYMPOSIUM ON THE LAW OF UNFAIR COMPETITION including a Complete Survey of the Iowa Law of Unfair Competition

By: Handler, Milton ; et alus

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Iowa City, State University of Iowa: 1936

Seller ID: 40750

Condition: Very Good-


Iowa Law Review Vol. XXI, No. 2 (January 1936); 310, 16 pages; OCLC: 12190569 Contents clean and tight in original yellow wrappers; wrappers dust soiled, duplicate stamp on front wrapper, "complete / important" written in red on title page. Contents include: Unfair Competition by Milton Handler; Economic Implications of Unfair Competition by Myron W. Watkins; Legal Control of Competitive Methods by James Angell McLaughlin; Alternatives in Governmental Control of Economic Enterprise by Ralph F. Fuchs; Social Control through the device of Defining Unfair Trade Practices - The German Ex... View more info

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NOTES OF A COURSE OF LECTURES ON AMERICAN CONSTITUTIONAL LAW Delivered in the Law Department of the University of Pennsylvania. Printed for the use of the Class.

By: Hare, J. I. Clark ; [Edward S. Corwin's copy]

Price: $499.94

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41570

Condition: Very Good-


xv, (1), 342, 18 pages; Previous owner's name on first blank - "Edward S. Corwin" -- also an earlier owner's name "Jos. I. Doran" dated 1885 -- likely Joseph Ingersoll Doran (1844 - 1919) of Philadelphia. Contents clean and tight in original red cloth binding with printed spine label (badly chipped), cloth worn and chipped at spine ends, ffep has 2" closed tear at foredge. OCLC 9840426 Edward Samuel Corwin (1878 – 1963) was president of the American Political Science Association. Corwin joined the faculty of Princeton University in 1905 at the invitation of Woodrow W... View more info

Image for ON JURISPRUDENCE AND THE CONFLICT OF LAWS with annotations by A. H. F. Lefroy

ON JURISPRUDENCE AND THE CONFLICT OF LAWS with annotations by A. H. F. Lefroy

By: Harrison, Frederic

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38653

Condition: Very Good+


Clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine. Armorial bookplate of Mansfield Ferry. In 1911, Mansfield Ferry (Yale 1903) bought Mory's Temple Bar, the favorite watering hole for many generations of Yale men and home to the famed Whiffenpoofs most Monday evenings. Some of the better known past members of Mory's include John Kerry, Bill Clinton, George H. W. Bush, Gerald Ford, John R. Bolton, George Pataki, Joe Lieberman, the late John Heinz, the late Paul Mellon and the late William F. Buckley, Jr. Frederic Harrison (1831–1923) was a British jurist and his... View more info

Image for A LIST OF SELECTED BOOKS FROM THE TERCENTENNIAL EXHIBITION OF THE HARVARD LAW SCHOOL LIBRARY

A LIST OF SELECTED BOOKS FROM THE TERCENTENNIAL EXHIBITION OF THE HARVARD LAW SCHOOL LIBRARY

By: Harvard Law School

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38747

Condition: Near Fine


18 pages; A catalogue of an exhibition of 164 ranging from 15th to 19th century publications selected from the rare book and manuscript holdings of the Harvard Law School Library. Items as diverse as the 1514 edition of the Magna Carta to the first book printed in the Northwest Territory (Laws of the Territory, 1796). A fascinating journey through the history of printed legal material. View more info

Image for THE STATUTE OF YORK AND THE INTEREST OF THE COMMONS Being the Harvard Phi Beta Kappa Prize Essay

THE STATUTE OF YORK AND THE INTEREST OF THE COMMONS Being the Harvard Phi Beta Kappa Prize Essay

By: Haskins, George Lee ; [Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt, Jr. 's copy]

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Cambridge, Published by The Society (Phi Beta Kappa): 1935

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 42133

Condition: Very Good


Autograph; xi, (1), 129 pages; Clean and secure in original red cloth binding with gilt lettering. Signature of Kermit Roosevelt, Jr. on front endpaper. Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt, Jr. (1916 - 2000) was the grandson of President Theodore Roosevelt. He was a career intelligence officer who served in the Office of Strategic Services and was the mastermind of the Central Intelligence Agency's Operation Ajax, which orchestrated the coup against Iran's democratically-elected Mohammed Mossadegh administration, and returned Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the Shah of Iran, to Iran's Peacock Throne in Au... View more info

WHITHER COMMUNIST-LED SOCIETY? An Approach through Property Law

By: Hazard, John N

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, Research Institute on Communist Affairs, School of International Affairs, Columbia University: 1964

Seller ID: 39657

Condition: Very Good


Indiana Law Journal, Vol 39, No. 4, Summer 1964; 20 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. John N. Hazard (1909-1995) was a leading American scholar of Soviet law and public administration. Hazard was one of the pioneers in the field of Sovietology, particularly in Soviet law, administration and politics. OCLC: 8323400 View more info

THE SOVIET LEGAL PATTERN SPREADS ABROAD

By: Hazard, John N

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, Research Institute on Communist Affairs, School of International Affairs, Columbia University: 1964

Seller ID: 39658

Condition: Very Good


21 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. John N. Hazard (1909-1995) was a leading American scholar of Soviet law and public administration. Hazard was one of the pioneers in the field of Sovietology, particularly in Soviet law, administration and politics. OCLC: 8323372 View more info

NEGRITUDE, SOCIALISM AND THE LAW

By: Hazard, John N

Price: $12.94

Publisher: New York, Columbia Law Review: 1965

Seller ID: 39697

Condition: Very Good


Reprint from the Columbia Law Review, Vol. 65; 31 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. OCLC: 10694596 Legal systems in French-speaking African nations. View more info

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Soviet Law: An Introduction

By: Hazard, John N

Price: $7.94

Publisher: New York, Columbia University: 1936

Seller ID: 40738

Condition: Very Good-


Columbia Law Review, Vol. xxxvi, No. 8 (December 1936); 31 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers, wrappers lightly soiled. John N. Hazard (1909-1995) was a leading American scholar of Soviet law and public administration. Hazard was one of the pioneers in the field of Sovietology, particularly in Soviet law, administration and politics View more info

Soviet Socialism and Private Enterprise

By: Hazard, John N

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, New York University: 1950

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 40758

Condition: Near Fine


New York University Law Review, Vol XXV, No. # (July 1950); 19 pages; Clean and tight in oriignal tan printed wrappers. OCLC: 494538003 A separate printing of this article which originally appeared in the New York University Law Review, Vol XXV, No. # (July 1950) View more info