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book #44562
Author:      Bell, H.E.
Title:       Maitland, A Critical Examination and Assessment
Publisher:   Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1965.
Description: A fine biography of Maitland, rivalling Fifoot's, and possibly
             better capturing Maitland's character, with two chapters on the
             History of English Law, another on Domesday, a third on the Year
             Books, and an appendix on Maitland as a teacher
Condition:   Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:    W-44562                Price: $      15.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      Swindler, William F.
Title:       The Constitution and Chief Justice Marshall
Publisher:   Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1978.
Description: The biography designed to provide background material for the film
             series 'Equal Justice Under Law'; with an introduction by Warren
             Burger, portions of whose Bentham Club lecture on 'Mr. Marshall,
             Mr. Jefferson, and Mr. Marbury' is appended
Condition:   Original cloth, a very good copy, in a somewhat worn and chipped
             dustjacket
Book No.:    W-70783                Price: $      45.00
Category:    19TH CENTURY, constitutional law, Supreme Court
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Author:      Carr, Cecil
Title:       George James Turner 1867-1946
Publisher:   Geoffrey Cumberlege, London, n.d..
Description: The eulogy appearing in the Proceedings of the British Academy,
             Volume XL, testimony to the efforts of Maitland's principal
             collaborator in the editing of the Year Books for the Selden
             Society, initiated by Maitland shortly before the century's turn
Condition:   Original printed wraps, worn but sound; 12 pages
Book No.:    W-10774                Price: $      15.00
Category:    biography
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book #74827
Author:      Cooke, Edward
Title:       Chronica Juridicalia: Or, A General Calendar of the Years of . . .
             the several Kings of England . . . Together with A Chronological
             Table of the Names of all the Lord Chancellors . . . Justices of
             the Kings-Bench and Common Pleas [etc.]. ESTC R10158
Publisher:   Printed for H. Sawbridge . . . and T. Simmons [etc.], London,
             1685.
Description: First edition of the expansion of Dugdale's listings of the
             chancellors, judges, law officers, king's serjeants and others,
             extending (in Holdsworth's words) "a very valuable piece of work,
             which, for all time, will be useful to legal historians"
Condition:   Contemporary calf, quite rubbed, rebacked, early paper label, some
             browning; with A1 blank, but without the plate amd portrait if
             called for
Book No.:    W-74827                Price: $     750.00
Category:    Bench and Bar, biography
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Author:      Bentham, Jeremy
Title:       On the Liberty of the Press and Public Discussion and other Legal
             and Political Writings for Spain and Portugal. Edited by Catherine
             Pease-Watkin and Philip Schofield
Publisher:   Clarendon Press, Oxford, 2012.
Description:
Condition:   Original blue cloth, gilt, a very good copy; The Collected Works
             of Jeremy Bentham, Constitutional Law, Penology, and Criminal Law
Book No.:    W-78469                Price: $     125.00
Category:    biography, freedom of press, SPAIN, PORTUGAL
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book #76204
Author:      Dalrymple, David, Lord Hailes]
Title:       A Catalogue of the Lords of Session, from the Institution of the
             College of Justice, in the year 1532. With Historical Notes.
             Quarto
Publisher:   N.p., Edinburgh, 1794.
Description: The first revision, significantly expanded, of the first effort to
             provide biographical detail of the Scots judiciary, undertaken by
             Lord Hailes, advisor to James Boswell and to whom Dr. Johnson is
             said to have turned "on any matter of Scottish law"
Condition:   Original ?self-wraps, disbound, a clean copy with ample margins.
             18+42 pages; one copy in a law library in ESTC
Book No.:    W-76204                Price: $     450.00
Category:    biography, SCOTLAND
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Author:      Weaver, John D.
Title:       Warren, The Man, The Court, The Era
Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1967.
Description:
Condition:   A good copy in a very worn dustjacket
Book No.:    W-47246                Price: $      25.00
Category:    biography, Supreme Court
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Author:      Darrow, Clarence
Title:       The Story of My Life
Publisher:   Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1934.
Description:
Condition:   Original red cloth, the rear pastedown defaced; sound
Book No.:    W-63398                Price: $      45.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      St. Johns, Adela Rogers
Title:       Final Verdict
Publisher:   Doubleday and Company, Garden City, 1962.
Description: The standard biography of one of the most highly regarded 20th
             century trial lawyers, Earl Rogers, written by his daughter, with
             several chapters on Rogers' defense of Clarence Darrow; with Ms.
             St John's article "'Lindy' Battles to Forget" laid in
Condition:   Orignal cloth backed boards, a very good copy, inscribed by Adela
             Rogers St. John's, in ink, on the front blank
Book No.:    W-79692                Price: $      65.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      Dunne, Gerald T.
Title:       Joseph Story, The Great Term--1837
Publisher:   Saint Louis University Law Journal, St. Louis, 1969.
Description: The rare, separate printing of the eleventh in a series of essays
             written by Mr. Dunne, subsequently to appear, as revised, in his
             biography of Justice Story ("Justice Joseph Story and the Rise of
             the Supreme Court"), published the following year
Condition:   Original printed stapled wraps, unevenly faded, now preserved in a
             cloth folding case, 23 pages, from the Fall issue, Volume 14, No.
             1; no copy in OCLC
Book No.:    W-78434                Price: $      75.00
Category:    biography, Supreme Court, 19TH CENTURY
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book #55036
Author:      Campbell, John Lord
Title:       The Lives of the Chief Justices of England. From the Norman
             Conquest till the Death of Lord Tenterden.  Five Volumes
Publisher:   Edward Thomson Co., Long Island, 1894-99.
Description: The most sumptuous and elaborate of all the editions of the Lord
             Campbell's 'Chief Justices', with many full-page plates, some in
             color and others folding, providing us with an unbroken
             biographical record from the Norman Conquest forward
Condition:   Vellum-backed crimson boards, showing wear, but still attractive
Book No.:    W-55036                Price: $     850.00
Category:    biography, Bench and Bar
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Author:      Weinberg, Arthur and Lila (eds.)
Title:       Clarence Darrow, Verdicts Out of Court
Publisher:   Quadrangle Books, Chicago, 1963.
Description:
Condition:   Quite a good copy, in a worn and torn dustjacket
Book No.:    W-43688                Price: $      50.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      Bowen, Catherine Drinker
Title:       Yankee From Olympus, Justice Holmes and His Family
Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1944.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:    W-55287                Price: $      25.00
Category:    biography, Supreme Court
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book #60863
Author:      Darrow, Clarence
Title:       The Story of My Life
Publisher:   Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1932.
Description: The advance editorial copy (and so designated on the front wrap)
             of Darrow's principal autobiographical work, written in his 70's,
             full of reflection, with much on the Scopes trial, the Leopold and
             Loeb case, and his other great involvements
Condition:   Original sewn wraps, rubbed and chipped, a bit stained, but sound
Book No.:    W-60863                Price: $     450.00
Category:    biography
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book #77808
Author:      Foss, Edward
Title:       The Judges of England; With Sketches of their Lives, and
             Miscellaneous Notices Connected with the Courts at Westminster
             from the Time of the Conquest. Nine Volumes [complete]
Publisher:   Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans [and] John Murray, London,
             1848-64.
Description: Still the standard treatise on the English judiciary's history, in
             Holdsworth's words "a great work . . . throughout based on the
             best authorities" with over 1,500 biographies covering the course
             of eight centuries, from the Norman Conquest to 1864
Condition:   Original brown embossed cloth, gilt, the spines lightly sunned,
             the occasional blemish here and there, a very little foxing; a
             very good clean set
Book No.:    W-77808                Price: $    1750.00
Category:    Bench and Bar, biography
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Author:      Mitgang, Herbert
Title:       The Man Who Rode the Tiger, The Life and Times of Judge Samuel
             Seabury
Publisher:   J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, 1963.
Description: Legal Studies of the William Nelson Cromwell Foundation
Condition:   Front hinge badly cracked, in a very worn dustjacket; usable only
Book No.:    W-60627                Price: $      25.00
Category:    New York, biography
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Author:      Bailey, S.J.
Title:       Sir Percy Henry Winfield, 1878-1953
Publisher:   Oxford University Press, London, n.d..
Description:
Condition:   Stapled wraps, 9 pages; Proceedings of the British Academy
Book No.:    W-10078                Price: $      10.00
Category:    biography
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Author:
Title:       The Life of Mr. James Quin Comedian, with the History of the State
             . . . Illustrated with Many Curious and Interesting Anecdotes of
             Several Persons of Distinction, Literature, and Gallantry . . .
             Together with His Trial for the Murder of Mr. Bowen
Publisher:   No Publisher, London, 1887.
Description:
Condition:   Modern crushed brown morocco, top edge gilt, inner gilt dentelles,
             marbled endpapers and pastedowns, without the index at pages 102-
             07
Book No.:    W-79215                Price: $     750.00
Category:    Theatre, biography, criminal law, trials, Grangerized
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book #54649
Author:      Foss, Edward
Title:       Biographia Juridica, A Biographical Dictionary of the Judges of
             England From the Conquest to the Present Time 1066-1870
Publisher:   John Murray, London, 1870.
Description: Still the principal biographical source for the study of the
             English judiciary, distilled and expanded from Foss's 'Judges of
             England', a work Holdsworth termed "of the greatest value to legal
             historians, principally for the biographies"
Condition:   Covers badly flecked, hinges cracked; a working copy
Book No.:    W-54649                Price: $      85.00
Category:    Bench and Bar, biography
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Author:      Belli, Melvin M. and Danny R. Jones
Title:       Belli Looks at Life and Law in Japan
Publisher:   The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., Indianapolis, 1960.
Description: With a preface by Toshio Irie, Justice of the Supreme Court of
             Japan, a good index, and a serious, instructive look at damage
             awards in Japanese civil cases
Condition:
Book No.:    W-55808                Price: $      35.00
Category:    biography, JAPAN, RUSSIA
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book #78377
Author:      De Haas, Jacob
Title:       Louis D. Brandeis, A Biographical Sketch, With Special Reference
             to his Contributions to Jewish and Zionist History. With Full Text
             of His Addresses Delivered from 1912-1924
Publisher:   Bloch Publishing Company, New York, 1929.
Description: Seemingly Brandeis's personal copy of the biography by Jacob De
             Haas, the person responsible for Brandeis' conversion to Zionism,
             of whom it has been said that (possibly excepting President
             Wilson) "no man changed [Brandeis'] life so significantly"
Condition:   Original cloth, a very good copy in a somewhat chipped dustjacket;
             with Brandeis's signature ("Louis D Brandeis") at the upper right
             hand of the title
Book No.:    W-78377                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    
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book #79776
Author:      Lovat-Fraser, J.A.
Title:       Erskine
Publisher:   Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1932.
Description: The first biography of Thomas Erskine, whom Lovat-Fraser terms
             "the greatest advocate that ever appeared in the English courts";
             with separate chapters on the 1794 treason trials, Erskine's
             oratory, and Erskine's character, among several others
Condition:   Original crimson cloth, gilt, the spine a bit faded with a small
             irregular white spot at its top, else a good copy
Book No.:    W-79776                Price: $     150.00
Category:    biography, trials, 18TH CENTURY
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Author:      Rolt, John
Title:       The Memoirs of the Right Honourable Sir John Rolt, Lord Justice of
             the Court of Appeal in Chancery 1804-1871 [Edited by C.T. Le
             Quesne]
Publisher:   Printed by Order of the Masters of the Bench . . . Inner Temple,
             London], 1939.
Description: First publication of the miraculously surviving autobiography of
             John Rolt, who, though orphaned at age ten, through native
             intelligence and diligence became an accomplished Chancery
             practitioner and, subsequently, attorney general and judge
Condition:   Original blue cloth, gilt, a very good copy, with the frontispiece
             portrait and ten additional full page plates
Book No.:    W-16015                Price: $      45.00
Category:    19TH CENTURY, biography, Inns of Court
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book #65592
Author:      Cooke, Edward]
Title:       Chronica Juridicialia: Or, an Abridgment and Continuation of
             Dugdale's Origines Juridicialia. Containing . . . Chronological
             Tables of the Names of all the Lord Chancellors . . . Judges of
             the King's Bench and Common Pleas [etc.]. Second Edition
Publisher:   Printed for J. Worrall, at the Dove . . . near Lincoln's-Inn,
             London, 1739.
Description: The expansion of Dugdale's listings of the chancellors, judges,
             law officers, king's serjeants and other officials, thus extending
             (in Holdsworth's words) "a very valuable piece of work, which, for
             all time, will be useful to legal historians"
Condition:   Contemporary calf, quite worn, rebacked, light embrowning; sound
Book No.:    W-65592                Price: $     450.00
Category:    biography
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book #71225
Author:
Title:       The Life of the Late Honourable Robert Price, Esq; One Of the
             Justices of His Majesty's Court of Common-Pleas [etc.]. Straus,
             Unspeakable Curll pp.297-98
Publisher:   Printed by the Appointment of the Family [etc.], London, 1734.
Description: One of the few early biographies of an English judge, the "honest
             and painstaking . . . patriot of his native country [Wales]" whose
             sturdy independence of the King was renowned; with a manuscript
             ancestral lineage on the rear pastedown
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, rebacked, ex-library, conceivably a variant
             issuance, without the will and preliminary leaves (identifying
             Curll) called for by ESTC
Book No.:    W-71225                Price: $     250.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      Foss, Edward
Title:       Biographia Juridica, A Biographical Dictionary of the Judges of
             England, From the Conquest to the Present Time, 1066-1870
Publisher:   John Murray, Albemarle Street, London, 1870.
Description: Still the principal biographical source for the study of the
             English judiciary, distilled and expanded from Foss's 'Judges of
             England', a work Holdsworth termed "of the greatest value to legal
             historians, principally for the biographies"
Condition:   Original embossed cloth, gilt, quite rubbed and unevenly faded,
             the front hinge cracked, else a usable copy
Book No.:    W-76919                Price: $      85.00
Category:    Bench and Bar, biography
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Author:      Lane, Jane
Title:       Titus Oates
Publisher:   Andrew Dakers Limited, London, 1949.
Description:
Condition:   Original blue cloth, a bit worn and foxed, but sound
Book No.:    W-63512                Price: $      50.00
Category:    biography, trials, criminal law, 17TH CENTURY
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Author:      Brown (comps.), C.R., P.A. Maxwell & L.F. Maxwell
Title:       A Sweet and Maxwell's Legal Bibliography of the British
             Commonwealth of Nations. Volume 3. Canadian and British-American
             Colonial Law From Earliest Times to December, 1956
Publisher:   John Rees, London, 1990.
Description: The volume of the pre-eminent legal bibliography of the English-
             speaking world and the former British Empire devoted to Canada
             until 1956 and to the United States during its colonial period;
             other volumes and the entire set also available
Condition:   Original cloth, as new, in the glassine dustjacket; the facsimile
             reissue of the second edition of 1957
Book No.:    W-61436                Price: $      55.00
Category:    Bench and Bar, Bibliography, biography, CANADA, colonies, Pennsylvania
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Author:      Bowen, Catherine Drinker
Title:       Yankee From Olympus, Justice Holmes and His Family
Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1944.
Description:
Condition:   Worn and spotted; usable
Book No.:    W-49143                Price: $      20.00
Category:    biography, Supreme Court
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Author:      Carr, Cecil
Title:       George James Turner 1867-1946
Publisher:   Geoffrey Cumberlege [for the British Academy], London, n.d..
Description: The eulogy appearing in Volume XL of the Academy's Proceedings,
             testimony to the efforts of Maitland's principal collaborator in
             the editing of the Year Books for the Selden Society, a project
             initiated by Maitland shortly before the century's turn
Condition:   Printed wraps, unevenly browned but sound; 12 pages
Book No.:    W-61842                Price: $      15.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      Fifoot, C.H.S.
Title:       Frederic William Maitland, A Life
Publisher:   Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1971.
Description:
Condition:   A little marked, but quite a good copy
Book No.:    W-46807                Price: $      35.00
Category:    18TH CENTURY, biography
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Author:      White, G. Edward
Title:       Intervention and Detachment, Essays in Legal History and
             Jurisprudence
Publisher:   Oxford University Press, New York, 1994.
Description: Thirteen of Professor White's essays, appearing over about a
             decaded between 1979 and 1988, including two on Holmes, another on
             Holmes and Marshall, and a third on Felix Frankfurter and "the Old
             Boy Network" with a final two on Critical Legal Studies
Condition:   Original blue cloth, a very good copy
Book No.:    W-79691                Price: $      85.00
Category:    biography, jurisprudence
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book #52333
Author:      Campbell, John Lord
Title:       The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of
             England, from the Earliest Times till the Reign of King George IV.
             Eight Volumes
Publisher:   John Murray, Albemarle Street, London, 1846-69.
Description: The most famous of all works devoted to England's Lord
             Chancellors, described as a work which "challenge[s] comparison
             with the best biographies in the language"; with the eighth index
             volume, printed in 1869, in a variant binding
Condition:   3/4 crimson morocco, gilt, Law Society prize binding; sound
Book No.:    W-52333                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    equity, biography
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book #75355
Author:      Curtis, George Ticknor
Title:       History of the Origin, Formation, and Adoption of the Constitution
             of the United States; With Notices of Its Principal Framers. Two
             Volumes. Compare Cohen 2799
Publisher:   Harper and Brothers, New York, 1861.
Description: An early reissue of the principal work of Curtis, a student of
             Story's and one of Webster's literary executors, expanded by him
             towards the end of the century to include subsequent developments,
             here focusing exclusively on the Constitution's origins
Condition:   Original embossed cloth, gilt, lightly worn but generally quite
             clean and attractive; Charles E. Wyzanki's set, though without his
             ownership signature
Book No.:    W-75355                Price: $     450.00
Category:    constitutional law, biography
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Author:      Smith, Charlotte Watkins
Title:       Carl Becker, On History and the Climate of Opinion
Publisher:   Cornell University Press.
Description:
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Book No.:    W-20121                Price: $      20.00
Category:    political theory, biography
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book #79643
Author:      Darrow, Clarence
Title:       Farmington. Second Printing (September 1926) of This Edition. Not
             in Hunsberger
Publisher:   Boni and Liveright, New York, 1926.
Description: A rare printing of Darrow's first novel, one of his earliest
             works, the semi-autobiographical account of his own childhood,
             "told with incisive delicious humor" and said to have been the
             book of which he was prouder than any other; one copy in OCLC
Condition:   Original cloth backed boards, gilt lettered, an especially well
             preserved copy in an unclipped, very slightly chipped dustjacket
Book No.:    W-79643                Price: $     150.00
Category:    biography, Law and Literature, Radicals
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book #79075
Author:      Cockburn, William
Title:       The Clerk's Assistant in the Practice of the Ecclesiastical
             Courts: Containing the Method of Proceedings there. Extracted from
             The best Books of Practice, And more regularly and clearly laid
             down than has hitherto been done [etc.]
Publisher:   Printed for R. Main, in Dame-Street, Dublin, 1753.
Description: The rare first Dublin edition of a comprehensive work, praised by
             Holdsworth as "clear and concise", treating of criminal causes,
             divorce, guardians, libel and defamation, marriage (several
             chapters), and wills inter alia; two copies in ESTC
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, light browning and new
             endpapers, else quite crisp and well-preserved, with the
             subscribers list; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79075                Price: $     750.00
Category:    biography, Ecclesiastical Law, SCOTLAND, marriage, divorce, libel and slander, criminal law
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book #71543
Author:      Cooksey, Richard
Title:       Essay on the Life and Character of John Lord Somers . . . Also
             Sketches of an Essay on the Life and Character of Philip Earl of
             Hardwicke [etc.]
Publisher:   Printed by J. Holl; (for the author.) And sold by J. Bew [etc.],
             Worcester, 1791.
Description: A principal contemporary account (the only I can locate in book
             form) of John Somers and Philip Yorke, two of England's pre-
             eminent early modern lawyers, a rich mix of contributions by
             Cooksey, Defoe, Walpole, and Jeremiah Bentham, among many others
Condition:   Later calf, gilt, quite rubbed, label lacking, title trimmed not
             affecting text, some foxing, ex-library, else (and despite this
             litany) a good copy
Book No.:    W-71543                Price: $     450.00
Category:    equity, biography
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Author:      Pruitt, Jr., Paul M.
Title:       Taming Alabama, Lawyers and Reformers, 1804-1929. With an
             Introduction by G. Ward Hubbs
Publisher:   University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa, 2010.
Description: A work examining the lives of seven "Bourbon Reformers", all but
             one in the Whig reform tradition of 19th and early 20th century
             Alabama, discussing both their influence and their limitations-and
             the role of law-in a "complex, often ambiguous world"
Condition:   Original printed illustrated wraps, as new; 186 pages
Book No.:    W-75673                Price: $      26.95
Category:    Alabama, biography, 19TH CENTURY
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book #44563
Author:      Fifoot, C.H.S.
Title:       Frederic William Maitland, A Life
Publisher:   Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1971.
Description: Praised by John Dawson as "the first full biography of Maitland",
             drawing upon Fifoot's earlier edition of Maitland's letters, upon
             unpublished family papers, and upon the reminiscences of
             Maitland's one surviving daughter; Studies in Legal History
Condition:   A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:    W-44563                Price: $      45.00
Category:    18TH CENTURY, biography
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Author:      Bell, H.E.
Title:       Maitland, A Critical Examination and Assessment
Publisher:   Adam & Charles Black, London, 1965.
Description: A fine biography of Maitland, rivalling Fifoot's, and possibly
             better capturing Maitland's character, with an appendix on
             Maitland as a teacher; this the not often seen English edition
Condition:   Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:    W-61717                Price: $      15.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      Weaver, John D.
Title:       Warren, The Man, The Court, The Era
Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1967.
Description:
Condition:   Worn but sound, in the dustwrapper
Book No.:    W-15147                Price: $      25.00
Category:    biography, Supreme Court
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Author:
Title:       Harvard College. Class Day, June 21, 1861
Publisher:
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:    W-42384                Price: $      75.00
Category:    biography
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book #74275
Author:      Campbell, John Lord
Title:       Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of
             England, from the Earliest Times to the Reign of King George IV.
             First [through Third] Series. In Seven Volumes. Cohen 2175
Publisher:   Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia, 1847-48.
Description: First American edition of the most famous of all works devoted to
             England's Lord Chancellors, a work which "challenge[s] comparison
             with the best biographies in the language", from the Anglo-Saxon
             chancellors through the 19th century
Condition:   Original cloth, gilt, spine of volume one repaired and some spine
             ends chipped, some foxing and staining, ex-Redpath Library, yet a
             usable set
Book No.:    W-74275                Price: $     250.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      Moore, Charles Forrest
Title:       One Thing and Another, A Book of Essays . . . with an Introduction
             by Dr. Frank Crane
Publisher:   William Edwin Rudge, New York, 1924.
Description:
Condition:   Cloth-backed boards, somewhat worn, but still attractive
Book No.:    W-44907                Price: $      50.00
Category:    biography, New York
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Author:      Partridge, Bellamy
Title:       Country Lawyer
Publisher:   Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., New York, 1939.
Description: The account of the law practice of the author's father in upstate
             New York in the late 19th century, based for the most part on the
             'little black book' which the latter kept
Condition:
Book No.:    W-52220                Price: $      25.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      Weinberg, Arthur and Lila
Title:       Clarence Darrow, A Sentimental Rebel
Publisher:   G.P. Putnam's Son, New York, 1980.
Description: The final volume in the Weinberg's trilogy on Darrow, in addition
             to their "Attorney for the Damned" and their "Verdicts Out of
             Court", with a focus on Darrow's own trials for bribery, together
             with the Scopes and Loeb and Leopold trials inter alia
Condition:   Original cloth in a somewhat faded dustjacket, inscribed by both
             Arthur and Lila Weinberg (in different inks) on the half title
Book No.:    W-57030                Price: $      50.00
Category:    biography
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Author:      Bailey, S.J.
Title:       Sir Percy Henry Winfield, 1878-1953
Publisher:   Oxford University Press, London, n.d..
Description:
Condition:   Stapled wraps, 9 pages; Proceedings of the British Academy
Book No.:    W-61688                Price: $      10.00
Category:    biography
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book #79824
Author:      Obermayer, Herman J
Title:       Rehnquist, A Personal Portrait of the Distinguished Chief Justice
             of the United States [with] Reviews and Commentary
Publisher:   Threshold Editions, New York, 2009.
Description: The biography said to be Obermayer's "personal tribute to his
             dearest friend", accompanied by a likely unique compendium of 28
             reviews of the work in national magazines, newspapers, legal and
             law school publications, and radio and television
Condition:   [1] Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket [2] 8
             1/2x11 printed illustrated wraps, two ink notations, else well
             preserved, 55 pages
Book No.:    W-79824                Price: $     250.00
Category:    biography, Supreme Court
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book #77719
Author:      Story, Joseph
Title:       A Discourse Pronounced at the Funeral Obsequies of John Hooker
             Ashmun, Esq., Royall Professor of Law in Harvard University,
             Before the President, Fellows, and Faculty, in the Chapel of the
             University. Cohen 1925
Publisher:   Brown, Shattuck, and Company, Booksellers to the University,
             Cambridge, 1833.
Description: Story's tribute to the individual who had been his sole fellow
             faculty member at Harvard Law School, the two of them having
             successfully started the rejuvenation of the school only a few
             years before, setting it on the path to its future renown
Condition:   Modern 3/4 calf over green cloth boards, gilt, one vertical crease
             and a trace of foxing, else a very good crisp copy
Book No.:    W-77719                Price: $     350.00
Category:    biography, education
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