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Community Interests and Land Use in the U.S.S.R. and the U.S.A.

By: Hazard, John Newbold

Price: $8.94

Publisher: Athens, P. & A. Klissiounis Press: 1964

Seller ID: 39656

Condition: Very Good


Eranion; 17 pages; Offprint from Eranion in honorem G. S. Maridakis Vol. II. Clean and tight, upper right corner bumped. 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: 491669994 View more info

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BECAUSE IT IS RIGHT - INTERGRATION IN HOUSING

By: Hecht, James L. ; [Justice Potter Stewart]

Price: $39.94

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown and Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38884

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Autograph; Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to Justice Stewart. Justice Potter Stewart served on the U.S. Supreme Court for nearly 24 years. In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower nominated Potter Stewart to the Supreme Court to replace Justice Harold Hitz Burton, who was retiring. Stewart served on the Supreme Court until he announced his retirement from the Court on June 18, 1981 at the age of 66. During his tenure (1958-1981) as an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, Potter Stewart made major contributions to criminal justice reform, civil rights, access to the courts... View more info

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THE OHIO STATE BAR ASSOCIATION REPORT May 8, 1939 including Juergens v. Bell Distributing

By: Henney, J.L.W.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio State Bar Assoc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41740

Condition: Very Good


Clean and tight in original tan printed wrappers. National Center of Advanced Legal Study by John Vance; Supreme Court: Motions, Cases, etc.; Juergens v. Bell Distributing; 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

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The Charlemagne Tower Collection Of American Colonial Laws Inscribed By Charlemagne Tower, Jr. to Paul Leicester Ford w/ Bookplate of Asa P. French

By: Hildeburn, C.S.R. ; [compiler] ; Charlemagne Tower (collector)

Price: $124.94

Publisher: [Philadelphia:], Privately Printed for The Historical Society of Pennsylvania: 1890

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 41306

Condition: Very Good


Autograph; 298 & (printer's colophon] pages; Publisher's dark brown pebbled cloth, title lettered in gilt on the spine, top edges gilt, others uncut. A sumptuously produced catalogue of the superb collection of American colonial laws formed by Charlemagne Tower [1809-1889], lawyer, soldier and businessman. Within ten days of the outbreak of hostilities at Ft. Sumter, South Carolina on April 12, 1861, Tower recruited some 270 Schuylkill County men to enter the Union Army under a three month enlistment agreement. This unit was referred to as the "Tower Guards", and they were created a... View more info

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SPEECHES AND PAPERS ON THE SILVER, POSTAL TELEGRAPH AND OTHER ECONOMIC QUESTIONS

By: Hill, Nathaniel P

Price: $74.94

Publisher: Colorado Springs, Gazette Printing: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40364

Condition: Very Good


290 pages; Contents clean and tight in original blue cloth binding. Light rubbing & minor wear at head of spine. Paper spine label eroded. An interesting examination of these very hot economic issues at the end of the 19th century. OCLC: 3721728 Nathaniel P. Hill (1832-1900) was born in Orange County, New York and graduated from Brown University in 1856. He was an instructor/professor of chemistry at Brown from 1856 to 1864. In 1865 he traveled to Colorado to investigate mineral resources. Having purchased several gold mines, he soon ran into financial difficulties because the smelting proce... View more info

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Thomas Jefferson : "The author of the Declaration of independence."

By: Hoar, George Frisbie

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Thomas Jefferson Memorial Association: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37132

Condition: Very Good+


8 pages; An address delivered on April 13, 1903, by United States Senator George F. Hoar, at Hotel Barton, Washington, D.C., at the banquet given under the auspices of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Association to celebrate Jefferson's Birthday. Nicely printed in black and red with a facsimile autograph of the author at the end. George Frisbie Hoar (1826 – 1904) was a prominent United States politician and United States Senator from Massachusetts. Hoar was also active in the American Historical Society and the American Antiquarian Society, serving terms as president of both organizations. H... View more info

SPEECHES BY OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES

By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Price: $39.94

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1934

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 41228

ISBN: 0674065891

Condition: Very Good


103 pages; This is the 1934 Edition. Contents clean and tight in original cream printed boards, toned at spine. OCLC: 2377093 Some of the speeches include: Memorial day. May 30, 1884. Harvard College in the War. June 25,1884. The Law. Feb. 5, 1885. The Puritan. Feb. 12, 1886. The Profession of the Law. Feb. 17, 1886. On receiving the degree of Doctor of Laws. June 30,1886. The Use of Law Schools. Nov. 5, 1886. Sidney Bartlett. March 23, 1889. Daniel S. Richardson. April 15, 1890. The use of colleges. Feb 3, 1891. William Allen, Sept. 15, 1891. The Soldier's Faith. May 30, 1895.... View more info

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The Portraits of the Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States appointed from Massachusetts since 1789 Massachusetts Law Quarterly, November 1920, Vol. VI, No. 1

By: Hughes, Charles E.

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts Law Quarterly: 1920

Seller ID: 41666

Condition: Very Good


102 pages; Clean and tight in original tan printed wrappers, mild toning at edges. Includes seven portraits of the U.S. Supreme Court justices appointed from Massachusetts, including Joseph Story and Oliver Wendell Holmes. Also includes 94 full page black & white portraits of the judges and justices of Massachusetts, some with facsimile autographs which accompany The Continuous History of the Superior Court of Judicature, Court of Assize and General Gaol Delivery and The Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, as told by the Portraits of the Justices from 1692 to 1920. ; Experience the ple... View more info

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SOME OBSERVATIONS ON THE LAW OF EVIDENCE - The Competency of Witnesses

By: Hutchins, Robert Maynard ; and Donald Slesingerr

Price: $10.94

Publisher: New Haven, Yale Law Journal: 1928

Seller ID: 41693

Condition: Very Good


12 pages; Reprinted from Volume 37, Yale Law Journal, pages 1017 to 1028. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers, toned at edge.; 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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SS, What Does It Mean?

By: Imlay, Charles V.

Price: $7.94

Publisher: Washington, Judd & Detweiler: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38752

Condition: Very Good


80 pages; Clean and tight in original printed blue wrappers. A collection of letters from various lawyers and other legal professionals responding to the publisher's inquiry as to the meaning of "ss" in legal briefs and other documents. Foreword by Charles V. Imlay. The responses (reproduced in facsimile) range from the absurd to the amusing to the scholarly and the pedantic. As Imlay states in the foreword: "This is a valuable little volume, well worth permanent keeping." View more info

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LAWYER'S DIARY 1923

By: Indemnity Insurance Company of North America

Price: $14.94

Publisher: New York, Indemnity Insurance Company of North America: 1923

Seller ID: 40526

Condition: Fine


A day-by-day calendar & appointment book published by this insurance company for use by lawyers. Bound in green cloth with black lettering, this is an unused journal with no markings whatsoever. 1923 was NOT a Leap Year and the First of January fell on a Monday. Excellent condition. ; 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 Middle Temple of the Inns of Court [Sepia Aquatint]

By: Ireland, Samuel

Price: $24.94

Publisher: London, R. Faulder and J. Egerton: 1800

Seller ID: 41857

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A lovely sepia aquatint of The Middle Temple of the Inns of Court from Samuel Ireland's wonderful Picturesque Views, with an Historical Account of the Inns of Court, in London and Westminster; printed by C. Clarke and published By R. Faulder and J. Egerton. Image measures about 7" x 5" (14" x 11" matted). Matted in white stock with clear mylar. The history of the Middle Temple is a long and fascinating one. Templars held the estate of the Temple from the 12th century until their suppression in the early 14th century - thereafter the lawyers came. Its magnificent Tu... View more info

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OATH OF DEVOTION

By: Isaacs, Julius ; [ SIGNED ]

Price: $19.94

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton and Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38836

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Autograph; Judge Isaacs talks about his life in NYC and of his relationship with the LaGuardia administration. Clean and tight in original dark blue cloth binding in very good dustjacket. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on ffep to Dick Green. ; Signed by Author; 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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Trusts, Future Interests and All That: Being Again a Review of Reviews; To which are Both Prefixed and Appended Certain Thoughts on the Present Discontents

By: Jacob, Francis W.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell Law Quarterly: 1933

Seller ID: 41706

Condition: Very Good


22 pages; Clean and tight in original printed tan wrappers, strongly toned at edges. ; 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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Prologue to Nomostatistics

By: Jaffin, George H

Price: $12.94

Publisher: New York, Columbia University: 1935

Seller ID: 42046

Condition: Very Good-


from Columbia Law ReviewVol. XXXV, No. 1 (January, 1935); 32 pages; Contents clean and secure in original blue printed wrappers, shallow bump at top rippling page edges. Signed by the author at top of front wrapper "Compliments / G. H. Jaffin" Jaffin suggests the case for employing quantitative methodology in the law. View more info

Arbitragem Internacional Memoria Que O Auctor Apresentou E Discutiu No Congresso Juridico De Madrid, Celebrado Em Novembro De 1892 Pelo Quarto Centenario De Christovão Colombo

By: Jardim, Luiz Leite Pereira

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Lisboa, Christovao Augusto Rodrigues: 1893

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 41868

ISBN: 1144953014

Condition: Good


100 pages; Original 1893 edition in printed wrappers, Inscribed by author on ffep to D. Jose d'Marcao ... from the author. wrappers chipped, missing along spine, signatures loose (separated). Release stamp inside front wrapper, contents unmarked and largely unopened. View more info

OUR FEDERAL REPUBLIC

By: Judson, Harry Pratt

Price: $14.94

Publisher: New York, The Macmillian Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40777

Condition: Very Good


xii, , 277 pages; Clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine. Harry Pratt Judson (1849–1927) was a U.S. educator and historian and the second president of the University of Chicago. In 1892, Judson moved to University of Chicago and became professor of political science and head dean of the colleges; in 1894 he was named head of the department of political science and dean of the faculty of arts, literature, and science. He served as acting president of the University of Chicago from 1906 to 1907 and was named the university's second president in 1907, serv... View more info

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A Catalogue of Second-Hand Law Books and Works on Kindred Subjects (Catalogue 121 - June 1928 )

By: Kelly Law Book Company

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Kelly Law Book Company: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40855

Condition: Very Good


48 pages; Clean and tight in original printed self-wrappers; wrappers toned at edges, faint crease at centre. Date is approximate. An interesting collection of titles in various fields of the law and legal history, including Cushing's Treaty of Washington (NY, 1873); Godolphin's Repertorium Canonicum (1685); Pothier's Pandectae Justinianae (1818-20); Joseph Story's Law of Partnership (1841); etc. View more info

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The Bertrand Russell Case Again Portrait of a Realist, New Style and Professor Hamilton's Law

By: Kennedy, Walter B. ; William R. White Jr.

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Fordham Law Review: 1941

Seller ID: 41699

Condition: Good


21 pages; Scattered underscoring of a word here and there in red pencil. ; 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 OFFICIAL REPORTS OF THE SUPREME COURT  "Preliminary Print" (14 volumes comprising Volume 297, Nos. 1-5; Volume 298, Nos. 1-4; Volume 299, Nos. 1-4; and Volume 300, No. 1) Opinions from January 6, 1936 (Concluded) through Opinions of February 1, 1937 (In Part).

OFFICIAL REPORTS OF THE SUPREME COURT "Preliminary Print" (14 volumes comprising Volume 297, Nos. 1-5; Volume 298, Nos. 1-4; Volume 299, Nos. 1-4; and Volume 300, No. 1) Opinions from January 6, 1936 (Concluded) through Opinions of February 1, 1937 (In Part).

By: Knaebel, Ernest

Price: $849.94

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Superintendent of Documents: 1936-37

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 42339

Condition: Very Good


Several of the volumes bear s small stamp reading "Supreme Court U.S. / Book Set No. ____" with a "1" inked into the space. Additionally four volumes (including the first) have the name "Cardozo" hand written in pencil at the top left corner of the front wrapper. All volumes contents are clean and complete with some minor wear to the original pinkish tan wrappers. One volume (298, 1) has a detached front wrapper. Additional shipping will apply for this multi-volume set. Ernest Knaebel (1872 – 1947) was an American lawyer and the eleventh reporter of decisio... View more info