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The Law Revolt: Volume 1- Criminal, BELLI, Melvin M.
1 BELLI, Melvin M. The Law Revolt: Volume 1- Criminal
77601 Belleville, Illinois Trial Lawyers Service Co. 1968 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Volume I only of a two-volume set. Noted flamboyant trial lawyer's summary of numerous notable cases in which he clarifies various points of law. With legal citations. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with author image and titling in gilt, and published on heavy, high-gloss papers. Jacket with b&w photo of the author on front. --- With black specks at endpapers; else a bright copy. Jacket with quite a bit of rubbing; otherwise in good shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 361 pages 
Price: 23.50 USD
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Salt of the Earth, Conscience of the Court: The Story of Justice Wiley Rutledge, FERREN, John M.
2 FERREN, John M. Salt of the Earth, Conscience of the Court: The Story of Justice Wiley Rutledge
79107 Chapel Hill The University of North Carolina Press 2004 0807828661 / 9780807828663 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The author, a senior judge on the D.C. Court of Appeals, has compiled this comprehensive biography of Wiley Rutledge, the Coloradoan who served as an associate justice of the U. S. Supreme Court from 1943 to 1949. With numerous black & white plates depicting people and events from his life. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket features colorized portrait of Justice Ferren. --- With minor cover corner bumps, else a bright, sound, unmarked copy. Jacket with two retailer's stickers to back cover; otherwise in good shape.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xii, 577 pages 
Price: 23.50 USD
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The Oxford Book of Legal Anecdotes, GILBERT, Michael (editor)
3 GILBERT, Michael (editor) The Oxford Book of Legal Anecdotes
78648 London Oxford University Press 1986 0192141120 / 9780192141125 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
An amusing collections of tidbits drawn from those involved in the courtrooms over a span of 250 years: lawyers, witnesses, criminals and clerks. --- In navy textured paper-covered hardcovers w/titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Jacket w/color wrap-around illustration 'Bench and Bar' by Stuff. --- Gift inscription on front free endpaper, else a bright, firm, unmarked copy though with a little spine lean. Jacket with a few creases at extremities; otherwise bright and w/orig. £12.50 net flap price. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi, 333 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States, HALL, Kermit L. (editor in chief)
4 HALL, Kermit L. (editor in chief) The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States
77635 New York Oxford University Press 1992 0195058356 / 9780195058352 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
7th printing. A hefty compedium of informative data about the court, presented encyclopedia-style. With numerous illustrations and photos. In full navy cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped titling on spine. --- A bright, firm copy but with a couple of fingerprint smudges at endpapers. Jacket with very light wrinkling at edges; else in nice shape. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xx, 1032 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Collected Legal Papers, HOLMES Jr., Oliver Wendell
5 HOLMES Jr., Oliver Wendell Collected Legal Papers
79898 New York Harcourt, Brace and Company 1920 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
First Edition. A collection of some thirty legal papers and addresses by the noted former Justice of the U. S. Supreme Court Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. The writings were gathered by Holmes' friend Harold J. Laski, and are, per Mr. Justice Holmes' preface, ". . .little fragments of my fleece that I have left upon the hedges of life." --- In full rust cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling; yellow topstain. Lacks the dust jacket (though the front flap survived and is laid in). --- With some dulling to spine gilding and a little fading to cloth, prior owner's rubberstamping to front paste-down, otherwise a firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; (4), 316 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Dissenting Opinions of Mr. Justice Holmes, HOLMES Jr., Oliver Wendell; LIEF, Alfred (editor)
6 HOLMES Jr., Oliver Wendell; LIEF, Alfred (editor) The Dissenting Opinions of Mr. Justice Holmes
79897 New York The Vanguard Press 1929 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated sixth printing. A selection of Mr. Justice Holmes' dissenting opinions as a Justice of the U. S. Supreme Court. The opinions are arranged and with introductory notes by Alfred Lief, and with a foreword by Dr. George W. Kirchwey. With black and white frontis portrait of Holmes. --- In full black buckram boards with gilt-stamped cover and spine titling and rules; pale blue topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, firm copy but with prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xviii, 314 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Holmes-Pollock Letters: The Correspondence of Mr. Justice Holmes and Sir Frederick Pollock, 1874-1932 (Two volume set in slipcase), HOWE, Mark Dewolfe (editor)
7 HOWE, Mark Dewolfe (editor) Holmes-Pollock Letters: The Correspondence of Mr. Justice Holmes and Sir Frederick Pollock, 1874-1932 (Two volume set in slipcase)
79876 Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press 1941 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
First Edition. A two-volume set in slipcase, offering selections from the voluminous correspondence between Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. and his friend Sir Frederick Pollock, a distinguished British legal scholar and historian. The letters were edited by noted Holmes scholar Mark DeWolfe Howe, and with an introduction by John Gorham Palfrey. Each volume with frontis portrait of the correspondents (repeated on covers of the shared slipcase), along with additional illustrations. --- In full dark red cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on spines. Volume I lacks the dust jacket. Slipcase covered in dark red paper. --- Volumes are clean, firm and unmarked though with rubbing to cloth. Vol. II's dust jacket with tears and chips but mostly intact and in removable archival mylar protector. Slipcase is fully functional, but is markedly rubbed and chafed. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xxii, 275, 359 pages 
Price: 34.50 USD
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Cardozo, KAUFMAN, Andrew L.
8 KAUFMAN, Andrew L. Cardozo
79096 Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press 1998 0674096452 / 9780674096455 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Stated second printing, 1998. A comprehensive biography of Benjamin N. Cardozo, the noted American judge and Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court during the New Deal era. Includes a section of black & white photos. --- In full off-white cloth-covered boards with titling in black on spine. Jacket features a portrait of a younger Cardozo. --- A bright, firm, unmarked copy but with light creasing to a few leaves near rear of volume. Bright jacket with back cover crease, is otherwise undamaged. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xii, 731 pages 
Price: 39.50 USD
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Brandeis:  A Free Man's Life, MASON, Alpheus Thomas
9 MASON, Alpheus Thomas Brandeis: A Free Man's Life
78581 New York The Viking Press 1946 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated third printing, 1946. A hefty, authorized biography of the noted American lawyer and Supreme Court justice. With b&w plates scattered throughout. Indexed. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A clean, firm copy though with ever-so-slightly yellowed leaves.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 713 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Rumpole and the Primrose Path, MORTIMER, John
10 MORTIMER, John Rumpole and the Primrose Path
79511 New York Viking 2003 0670031461 / 9780670031467 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. Six stories featuring the author's character, the grouchy London barrister Horace Rumpole. --- In blue and white paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Dust jacket with Daniel Adel illustration on cover, unclipped $24.95 price on flap. --- With bookseller markings to front free endpaper, volume is otherwise clean, unmarked and sound. Bright dust jacket with minor soiling and a blemish to back cover.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Law, POUND, Roscoe
11 POUND, Roscoe An Introduction to the Philosophy of Law
79103 New Haven Yale University Press 1950 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Stated eighth printing, February 1950, of a work first published in 1922. The text is a written version of lectures at the Yale Law School by the author. --- In full beige cloth-covered boards with spine titling in black. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A good only copy, with prior owner's signature, personal data on front paste-down. The book has penciled notations throughout; is otherwise sound and intact.; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 318 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Wealth of Nations: Cannan Edition (Modern Library Giant #G32.1), SMITH, Adam
12 SMITH, Adam The Wealth of Nations: Cannan Edition (Modern Library Giant #G32.1)
80867 New York The Modern Library [c.1951] Hardcover Very Good- in Fair dust jacket 
Full title: "An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations." A complete and unabridged Modern Library reprint edition of Adam Smith's 1776 work which serves as a foundation for modern economics. This version edited, introduced and indexed by Edwin Cannan, with his notes and an introduction by Max Lerner. Jacket with Gellert drawing of 5 workers teaming up to pull a heavy rope. --- In Toledano spine G5 / pale green cloth / gilt titling on green cover & spine blocks / faded green topstain / blank GA style endpapers / jacket style Gd / verso advertises 358 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1951 (though 1937 date appears in book). ML #G32.1. --- With prior owner's signature to front paste-down and with discreet inkings on perhaps as many as 20 pages, a little yellowing to leaves and slight sunning to edges of cloth, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Dust jacket with general tanning, especially to spine, light tears and chafing to edges; otherwise intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; lx, 976 pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
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The Province and Function of Law: Law as Logic, Justice and Social Control; A Study in Jurisprudence, STONE, Julius
13 STONE, Julius The Province and Function of Law: Law as Logic, Justice and Social Control; A Study in Jurisprudence
78770 Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press 1950 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
Stated Second Printing. From the dust jacket: "A comprehensive survey of the common law . . . heavily documented with cases, statutes and legal writings on England, the Dominions and the United States." With lengthy table of cases at front of volume and wide-ranging list of works sited and index at rear of volume. Small trove of student's notes and flier on Ethics laid in. --- In dark blue cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Volume printed in Australia. Simple pale grey dust jacket. --- Good only: front and back covers have loosened, prior owners' inked info. and rubberstamping at front endpapers, and with yellowed interior leaves; discoloration to cover cloth. Volume is otherwise firm and intact. Dust jacket with considerable chipping and small tears along edges, bears original $10 flap price.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; lxi, 918 pages 
Price: 57.50 USD
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The Theory of the Leisure Class: An Economic Study of Institutions (Modern Library #63.2), VEBLEN, Thorstein
14 VEBLEN, Thorstein The Theory of the Leisure Class: An Economic Study of Institutions (Modern Library #63.2)
80207 New York The Modern library [c.1947] Hardcover Good in Very Good dust jacket 
A Modern Library reprint edition of the noted economist/sociologist's landmark work which was first published in 1899 and contained the phrase 'conspicuous consumption', which became part of the English language. With a foreword by Stuart Chase. --- In Toledano spine 8 / green cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h / verso advertises 329 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1947 (though 1934 date appears in book). ML #63.2. --- Prior owner's precise signature inked to front free endpaper, underlinings and notations frequently found on first 109 pages, else a clean, firm, bright copy. Dust jacket bears original $1.25 flap price; with yellowed tape at spine ends, a little soiling & chafing to edges but otherwise bright and in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xv, 404 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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From Expectation to Experience: Essays on Law and Legal Education, WHITE, James Boyd
15 WHITE, James Boyd From Expectation to Experience: Essays on Law and Legal Education
79129 Ann Arbor The University of Michigan Press 1999 0472110241 / 9780472110247 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The noted legal scholar's collection of essays, which analyze the law as a system for the creation of meaning. With warm inscription on front free endpaper, signed by the author. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards spine titling stamped in silver. --- A bright, firm, clean copy lacking apparent damages, in similar jacket.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xi, 194 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Justice as Translation: An Essay in Cultural and Legal Criticism, WHITE, James Boyd
16 WHITE, James Boyd Justice as Translation: An Essay in Cultural and Legal Criticism
78930 Chicago The University Of Chicago Press 1990 0226894959 / 9780226894959 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. A scholarly work by University of Michigan law and English language/literature professor which examines the literary meanings of legal and cultural texts in this literary criticism. --- In grey paper-covered boards backed in charcoal cloth, w/titling silver-stamped on spine. In simple grey and black dust jacket. --- A clean, firm, undamaged copy in similar jacket.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xviii, 313 pages 
Price: 26.50 USD
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An Abridgement of Burn's Justice of the Peace and Parish Officer. To Which is Added An Appendix, Containing Some General Rules and Directions Necessary to be Known and Observed By All Justices of the Peace., [BURN, Richard]
17 [BURN, Richard] An Abridgement of Burn's Justice of the Peace and Parish Officer. To Which is Added An Appendix, Containing Some General Rules and Directions Necessary to be Known and Observed By All Justices of the Peace.
77797 Boston Joseph Greenleaf 1773 Hardcover Very Good 
A well-preserved relic from pre-Revolutionary Massachusetts Bay colony, summarizing the principal laws and defining legal terms of the time. The entries are presented in alphabetical order, from 'accessory' to 'woman'. In his introduction, the publisher has taken pains to explain that regulations specific to England and Scotland have been removed and that this is a book intended for use by Americans. Page 345 mis-numbered as 145. Appendix with general rules, directions and formats to be used in legal settings. Single leaf at rear of volume with ads both sides touting publisher's other offerings. --- With an inked notation on the front free endpaper, dated 1776, stating that this book was given as a gift in memory of 'the Hon. John (Thomas Esq Descarte) who was a Major General in the Continental Army.' Two 1780 marriages are noted on the verso of the ffep. --- In full tooled leather covers. Five raised spine bands, with only a dark remnant of original label. Pages quite bright though browned at margins. (NOTE: A tear to front hinge has been professionally repaired and reinforced prior to this listing.); 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 386, (2, ads) pages 
Price: 1575.00 USD
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