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Author:      Smith, Thomas
Title:       The Commonwealth of England, And the Maner and Gouernement thereof
             . . . With new Additions of the chiefe Courts in England, And the
             Offices thereof [etc.]. S.T.C. 22863. Quarto
Publisher:   Printed by William Stansby for Iohn Smethwicke [etc.], London,
             1612.
Description: The first English treatise on comparative constitutional law and
             politics, highly regarded by Maitland, who adjudged that the work
             "will be quoted and transcribed so long as men take any interest
             in the history of the English constitution"
Condition:   Contemporary 3/4 calf over marbled boards, the top margin cut
             close affecting the "The" of the title, some browning, else crisp;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79618                Price: $     400.00
Category:    political theory, Comparative Law
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Author:      St. John, Oliver
Title:       Mr St-John's Speech to the Lords in the Upperhouse of Parliament:
             January 7, 1640. Concerning Ship-Money. S.T.C. 21589.3 [variant,
             with "L. Finches sollici-tation only, &" on E1 and "SPEECH" on the
             first page of text]. Quarto
Publisher:   Printed Anno Domini, 1640 [i.e. 1641] [by Elizabeth Purslowe],
             London, 1641.
Description: St. John's ultimately successful argument in one of the great
             constitutional cases of English legal history, circumscribing the
             King's prerogative to declare a national emergency (and to tax the
             country at large) without Parliamentary consent
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, the title a bit dusty, else
             quite clean and bright with occasional contemporary notations; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79694                Price: $     450.00
Category:    English constitutional law
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Author:      Dowling, Noel T.
Title:       Cases on Constitutional Law. Third Edition
Publisher:   Foundation Press, Inc., Brooklyn, 1946.
Description:
Condition:   Worn, extensive underlining, a usable copy only
Book No.:    W-52548                Price: $      25.00
Category:    Casebooks, constitutional law
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Author:
Title:       Nomination of Simon E. Sobeloff. Report together with Minority
             Views. Senate Executive Rept. No. 8, 84th Congress 2d Session
Publisher:   Government Printing Office, Washington, 1956.
Description: The rare Senate report on the nomination of Simon Sobeloff to the
             Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, over the objections of James O.
             Eastland and Olin D. Johnston, given Sobeloff's role, as Solicitor
             General, in implementing Brown v Board of Education
Condition:   Original printed stapled wraps, a very good copy, 24 pages; four
             copies in OCLC, none in a law library
Book No.:    W-79740                Price: $     150.00
Category:    courts, Discrimination, constitutional law
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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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Title:       The Proceedings and Tryal in the Case of . . . William Lord
             Archbishop of Canterbury [and the six other bishops] [with] The
             Tryals of Henry Cornish, Esq; for Conspiring the Death of the
             King, And raising a Rebellion [etc.]. Wing P3555A and T2250. Folio
Publisher:   [1] Printed for Thomas Basset [2] Printed . . . by George Croom,
             London, 1689 & 1685.
Description: First edition of one of the great cases of English law, confirming
             Parliament's right to legislate without subsequent Royal
             derogation, coupled with the trial of the London sheriff whose
             execution "secured his place in the pantheon of whig martyrs"
Condition:   Modern vellum slightly bowed, the title pages quite darkened, the
             portrait of the bishops trimmed and repaired, a working copy; with
             the errata slip
Book No.:    W-78150                Price: $     250.00
Category:    trials, English constitutional law, Religion
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Author:      Bacon, Nathaniel
Title:       An Historical and Political Discourse of the Laws and Government
             of England, From the First Times to the End of the Reign of Queen
             Elizabeth. With A Vindication of the Antient Way of Parliaments .
             . . from some Manuscript Notes of John Selden. Wing S2428
Publisher:   Printed for John Starkey [etc.], London, 1689.
Description: The work establishing the reputation of Bacon, the half-brother of
             Francis Bacon, probably based on notes collected by John Selden,
             highly influential and "argu[ing] with unrelenting force an anti-
             royalist ideology of enormous political power"
Condition:   Contemporary speckled, panelled calf, rebacked, somewhat rubbed
             and scraped and some browning, mainly lightish, else a very good
             crisp copy
Book No.:    W-77069                Price: $     850.00
Category:    English constitutional law
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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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Author:      Cooley, Thomas M.
Title:       A Treatise on the Constitutional Limitations Which Rest Upon the
             Legislative Power of the States of the American Union
Publisher:   Little, Brown, and Company, Boston, 1868.
Description: First edition of Cooley's magnum opus, a work admired by Holmes
             and used by him in his undergraduate course on constitutional law
             at Harvard, described by his principal biographer as "the most
             fecund source of laissez faire constitutional principles"
Condition:   Modern sheep, crimson morocco label, gilt, some markings and an
             occasional notation, else a very good copy; with an eight page
             Little Brown catalogue
Book No.:    W-75017                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    constitutional law
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Title:       The Proceedings and Tryal [of the Seven Bishops] [with] Atkyns, An
             Inquiry into the Power of Dispensing with Penal Statutes [with]
             Atkyns, The Power, Jurisdiction and Priviledge of Parliament
             [with] Langhorne, King's Right in Dispensing with The Penal Laws
Publisher:   Imprints vary; Wing S564, A4138, A4141, and L396, all folios,
             London, 1687-89.
Description: Four works central to English constitutional law and the Glorius
             Revolution, establishing the right of Parliament to legislate
             without subsequent Royal derogation and strengthening the power of
             the jury as the ultimate constitutional arbiter
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rebacked, with the portrait and two advertising
             leaves (one repaired), generally clean and well preserved; the
             Taussig copies
Book No.:    W-79360                Price: $    1000.00
Category:    trials, English constitutional law, Religion
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Author:      Kohlmeier, Louis M.
Title:       "God Save This Honorable Court!"
Publisher:   Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1972.
Description:
Condition:   Original cloth, some staining; usable only
Book No.:    W-49723                Price: $      25.00
Category:    constitutional law
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Author:      Meyer, Alfred W.
Title:       The Blaine Amendment and the Bill of Rights
Publisher:   Harvard Law Review, Cambridge, 1951.
Description:
Condition:   Original printed stapled wraps, a bit creased, else a very good
             copy, 7 pages; reprinted from volume 64, No. 6 of the Review
Book No.:    W-91711                Price: $      25.00
Category:    Bill of Rights, constitutional law
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Author:      Jones, William
Title:       An Inquiry into the Legal Mode of Suppressing Riots.  With a
             Constitutional Plan of Future Defence.  Second Edition
Publisher:   Printed for C. Dilly, in The Poultry, London, 1782.
Description:
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, a bit embrowned; attractive
Book No.:    W-15620                Price: $     650.00
Category:    bailments, criminal law
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Author:      Frankfurter, Felix and Harry Shulman (eds.)
Title:       Cases and Other Authorities on Federal Jurisdiction and Procedure.
             Revised Edition. National Casebook Series
Publisher:   Callaghan and Company, Chicago, 1937.
Description: Revised edition of the casebook anticipating issues of judicial
             self-restraint enduringly important to Justice Frankfurter, and
             exhibiting "the breadth of reading, maturity of thought, and
             imaginative use of material" long hallmarks of his thinking
Condition:   Original blue cloth, very worn but clean, with much underlining
             and notations and the ownership signature of Charles W. Davis, a
             Harvard Law graduate
Book No.:    W-79828                Price: $     125.00
Category:    Casebooks, constitutional law, courts
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Author:
Title:       The Parliamentary Opinions of Lord Mansfield, Sir Dudley Ryder,
             Mr. Charles Yorke, Mr. William Beckford, &c. On the Choice of a
             Regency or Regent; with Other Discussions on That Interesting
             Question
Publisher:   Printed for John Stockdale, opposite Burlington-House, Piccadilly,
             London, 1788.
Description: Part of the debate during the mental incapacity of George III (no
             provision for succession having been made), publishing a series of
             arguments bruited when the 1751 Regency Bill, providing for his
             own succession while a minor, had been enacted
Condition:   Disbound, one leaf torn with loss of several words on its verso
             (but not the sense); 46 pages plus the advertising leaf
Book No.:    W-71544                Price: $     150.00
Category:    insanity, Parliament, English constitutional law
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Title:       Opinions of the Judges of the Supreme Court of the United States,
             In the Case of the Proprietors of Charles River Bridge vs. The
             Proprietors of Warren Bridge and Others. Delivered at the January
             Term of the Court, at Washington, 1837. Cohen 11595
Publisher:   Otis, Broaders and Co., Boston, 1837.
Description: The only separate printing of one of "the three great
             constitutional decisions of the Taney Court's first term", with
             Daniel Webster for the appellants, the Court circumscribing
             exclusive property rights perceived to conflict with the public
             good
Condition:   Modern 1/4 sheep over marbled boards, discreetly ex-library, a bit
             of foxing, else well-preserved; uncommon, one law library holder
             in OCLC
Book No.:    W-75108                Price: $     750.00
Category:    Supreme Court, constitutional law
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Author:      Hargrave, Francis
Title:       Collectanea Juridica. Consisting of Tracts Relative to the Law and
             Constitution of England. Two Volumes [complete] [with the "A
             Register of Law Publications" of 32 and 26 pages in the first and
             second volumes, respectively, not found in all sets]
Publisher:   Printed for E. and R. Brooke, Bell-Yard, Temple-Bar, London, 1791-
             92.
Description: One of two works which Holdsworth termed Hargrave's "principal
             service to legal history", a rich and diverse selection of forty
             previously unpublished tracts from his extraordinary collection
             ultimately purchased and deposited in the British Library
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf, ex-library, with the ownership signature of Sir
             Robert Gifford, Baron Gifford, and the bookplate of Henry
             Bickersteth, Baron Langdale
Book No.:    W-74675                Price: $     850.00
Category:    English constitutional law
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Author:      Tribe, Laurence H.
Title:       The Curvature of Constitutional Space: What Lawyers Can Learn from
             Modern Physics
Publisher:   Harvard Law Review, Cambridge, 1989.
Description:
Condition:   Original printed wraps, the November 1989 issue Volume 103 Number
             1
Book No.:    W-92086                Price: $      45.00
Category:    
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Author:      Swindler, William F.
Title:       Court and Constitution in the Twentieth Century, The Old Legality
             1889-1932
Publisher:   Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, 1969.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:    W-63553                Price: $      35.00
Category:    19TH CENTURY, Supreme Court, constitutional law
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Author:      Tullock, Gordon
Title:       Trials on Trial, The Pure Theory of Legal Procedure
Publisher:   Columbia University Press, New York, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:    W-47353                Price: $      35.00
Category:    Supreme Court, constitutional law, trials, economics
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Title:       A Compleat Collection of State-Tryals, and Proceedings upon
             Impeachments for High Treason, and Other Crimes and Misdemeanours
             [with] A Supplement [in two volumes] to the Four Volumes of the
             First Edition. Six Volumes [complete]. Folio
Publisher:   Printed for Timothy Goodwin [and five others] [imprints vary],
             London, 1719-30.
Description: First edition of the state trials, the massive effort continued
             and expanded upon for over a century and offering (in Holdsworth's
             words) "a unique value for constitutional and legal historians,
             and a very considerable value [for many others]"
Condition:   Contemporary panelled calf, quite worn, joints cracked, one board
             loose, spines varnished, the bindings not uniform, minor staining;
             a clean working set
Book No.:    W-78098                Price: $     750.00
Category:    trials, criminal law
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Author:      Tigar, Michael E.
Title:       The Foreword: Waiver of Constitutional Rights: Disquiet in the
             Citidel [The Supreme Court, 1969 Term]
Publisher:   Harvard Law Review, Cambridge, 1970.
Description:
Condition:   In the November 1970 issue, Volume 84 Number 1, original printed
             sewn wraps, a very good copy
Book No.:    W-92107                Price: $      50.00
Category:    
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Author:      Kozer (comp.), Sam A.
Title:       Constitutional Amendments Adopted and Laws Enacted. . .with the
             General Laws and Joint Resolutions, Concurrent Resolutions and
             Memorials [etc.]
Publisher:   State Printing Department, Salem, 1923.
Description:
Condition:   Buckram, a bit worn, but quite a sound copy; well indexed
Book No.:    W-13295                Price: $      35.00
Category:    Oregon, Acts
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Author:      Hargrave, Francis
Title:       Collectanea Juridica. Consisting of Tracts Relative to the Law and
             Constitution of England. Two Volumes [complete] [with the "A
             Register of Law Publications" of 32 and 26 pages in the first and
             second volumes, respectively, not found in all sets]
Publisher:   Printed for E. and R. Brooke, Bell-Yard, Temple-Bar, London, 1791-
             92.
Description: One of two works which Holdsworth termed Hargrave's "principal
             service to legal history", a rich and diverse selection of forty
             previously unpublished tracts from his extraordinary collection
             ultimately purchased and deposited in the British Library
Condition:   Contemporary calf, much rubbed, joints just cracking but quite
             firm, labels lacking, else very clean and bright; the Taussig set
Book No.:    W-79486                Price: $     750.00
Category:    English constitutional law, Star Chamber, Bibliography
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Author:      Chandler, Ralph C. et al
Title:       Constitutional Law Deskbook. Individual Rights
Publisher:   Lawyers Co-Operative Publishing Co., Rochester, 1987.
Description:
Condition:   Original brown cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:    W-91276                Price: $      35.00
Category:    constitutional law
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Author:
Title:       Debates in the Congress of the United States on the Bill for
             Repealing the Law "For the More Convenient Organization of the
             Courts of the United States;" During the First Session of the
             Seventh Congress [etc.]. Cohen 1203
Publisher:   Printed by Whiting, Leavenworth and Whiting, Albany, 1802.
Description: The record of "[t]he profound constitutional questions embedded"
             in the debates resulting in the repeal of the Judiciary Act of
             1801, restoring that of 1789, ultimately leading to Marbury v
             Madison and the role of judicial review in this country
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, quite worn, rebacked, considerable foxing and
             browning, yet a usable copy
Book No.:    W-77407                Price: $     950.00
Category:    constitutional law, Supreme Court
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Title:       The Journal of Law, Conducted by an Association of Members of the
             Bar
Publisher:   The Journal of Law, Philadelphia, 1830.
Description: The second issue of a very early Amercian law journal, of which
             only 24 issues were to appear; with essays on Matthew Hale, on
             arbitration, and on the University of Pennsylvania, among others,
             closing with a list of agents and a law bookseller ad
Condition:   Original stabbed wraps, a wonderfully preserved copy; 15 pages
Book No.:    W-57734                Price: $     125.00
Category:    constitutional law
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Author:      Ervin, Jr., Sam J.
Title:       Campaign Practices and the Law: Watergate and Beyond
Publisher:   Emory Law Journal, Atlanta, 1974.
Description:
Condition:   Original printed wraps, a bit dusty, faded and chipped, but quite
             sound; the Winter issue
Book No.:    W-70536                Price: $      25.00
Category:    constitutional law
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Author:      Derham, Robert
Title:       A Manuell or, Briefe Treatise of some particular Rights and
             Priviledges belonging to the High Court of Parliament . . . The
             true condition of the Militia of this Kingdome . . . by the
             Positive Lawes discussed and debated [etc.]. Wing D1097
Publisher:   Printed for Mathew Walbancke at Graies-Inne Gate, London, 1647.
Description: A very early work on the English militia, written in the context
             of the constitutional struggle between Charles I and Parliament
             over its control, "pav[ing] the way to Civil War"; with an
             extensive treatment of the militia's centuries' long roles
Condition:   Later calf, the upper margin of the title trimmed just affecting
             the horizontal rule, else very clean, with the Woodhouse
             bookplate; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79754                Price: $     850.00
Category:    military law, Parliament
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Author:
Title:       Hearings Before the Select Committee on Presidential Campaign
             Activities of the United States Senate . . . Phase I: Watergate
             Investigation. Presidential Campaign Activities of 1972. Senate
             Resolution 60. Volumes one through Ten [of Twenty Six]
Publisher:   Government Printing Office, Washington, 1973.
Description: The first ten volumes of the Watergate hearings, held in
             Washington between May and October 1973, including in its entirety
             the first nine volumes devoted to Phase I, the Watergate
             Investigation proper
Condition:   Original green printed wraps, the spines somewhat faded, else well
             preserved
Book No.:    W-79846                Price: $      65.00
Category:    the Presidency, impeachment, constitutional law
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Author:      Fortescue, John
Title:       A Learned commendation of the politique lawes of Englande: wherein
             by most pitthy reasons & euident demonstrations they are plainelye
             proved farre to excell aswell the Ciuile lawes [and] all other
             lawes of the world [etc.]. Beale T357; S.T.C. 11194
Publisher:   Imprinted . . . in Fletestrete . . . by Rychard Tottill [etc.],
             London, 1567.
Description: First edition of the first English translation of a work placed
             "among the classics of English constitutional theory", written in
             the late 15th century, highly popular, and the first work to
             examine extensively trial by jury and the Inns of Court
Condition:   Modern blind ruled sheep, gilt lettered, the title somewhat dusty
             with early notations, else quite clean and fresh; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79383                Price: $    3750.00
Category:    Inns of Court, political theory, juries
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Author:      Fortescue, John
Title:       A Learned commendation of the politique lawes of England: wherein
             by most pitthy reasons and evident demonstrations they are
             plainelye proved farre to excell aswell the Civile Lawes of the
             Empiere [etc.]. Beale T358; S.T.C. 11195
Publisher:   Imprinted . . . in Fletestrete . . . by Richarde Tottell [etc.],
             London, 1573.
Description: First reissue of the first English translation of a work placed
             "among the classics of English constitutional theory", written in
             the late 15th century, highly popular, and the first work to
             examine extensively trial by jury and the Inns of Court
Condition:   Contemporary blind panelled unlettered calf, rebacked, the
             original spine laid down, remains of ties, well-preserved with
             good margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78459                Price: $    3500.00
Category:    Inns of Court, political theory, juries
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Author:      Somers, John
Title:       A Brief History of the Succession, Collected out of the Records,
             and the Most Authentick Historians. Written for the Satisfaction
             of the Earl of H.[Halifax]. Wing S4638. Folio. [With line 5 of the
             title ending "and the"]
Publisher:   N.p., London, 1680.
Description: First edition of one of the earliest writings of the future Lord
             Chancellor, vigorously defending the right of Parliament to
             participate in determining royal succession, "review[ing] in
             detail the history of the crown's descent, from earliest times"
Condition:   Modern light-green wraps, definite browning, a bit of marginal
             fraying to the first leaf, else a good copy; 19 pages
Book No.:    W-76888                Price: $     350.00
Category:    Parliament, English constitutional law
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Author:      Kalven, Jr., Harry
Title:       A Worthy Tradition, Freedom of Speech in America
Publisher:   Harper & Row, Publishers, New York, 1988.
Description:
Condition:   A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:    W-66849                Price: $      35.00
Category:    constitutional law, freedom of speech
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Author:      Cox, Archibald, Mark DeWolfe Howe, et al
Title:       Civil Rights, the Constitution, and the Courts
Publisher:   Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1967.
Description: Three essays delivered before the Massachusetts Historical Society
             in 1965 and 1966
Condition:
Book No.:    W-16019                Price: $      25.00
Category:    civil rights, constitutional law, criminal law, reports of cases, trials
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Title:       His Maiesties Declaration, Touching his proceedings in the late
             Assemblie and Conuention of Parliament. S.T.C. 9241. Quarto [with
             the front blank signature "A" preceding the title]
Publisher:   Imprinted at London by Bonham Norton and Iohn Bill [etc.], London,
             1622.
Description: James I defence of his dissolution of the Parliament of 1621, Coke
             having had his books and papers seized and been imprisoned in the
             Tower, leading "to a constitutional confrontation with the king
             over [the Commons] privilege of free speech"
Condition:   Modern 1/4 green morocco over marbled boards, the spine very
             lightly faded, light browning, the top margin cut a bit close, yet
             crisp; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79536                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    Parliament, English constitutional law, freedom of speech
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Title:       A Proclamation declaring his Maiesties Pleasure concerning the
             dissoluing of the present Conuention of Parliament. S.T.C. 8678.
             Quarto
Publisher:   Imprinted at London by Bonham Norton and Iohn Bill [etc.], London,
             1622.
Description: James I proclamation dissolving the Parliament of 1621, Coke
             having his books and papers seized and being imprisoned in the
             Tower for months, leading "to a constitutional confrontation with
             the king over [the Commons'] privilege of free speech"
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, gilt, some lightish staining
             throughout, else sound and usable, printed in black letter; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79781                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    English constitutional law
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Author:      Shapiro
Title:       American Constitutional Law
Publisher:
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:    W-46695                Price: $      15.00
Category:    
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Title:       A Conference Desired by the Lords and Had by a Committee of both
             Houses, Concerning the Rights and Privileges of the Subjects.
             Discoursed by . . . Master Selden [and] Sir Edward Cooke. With the
             Objections . . . and the Answers. Wing E1284C
Publisher:   Printed by A.N. for Mathew Walbancke, and Richard Best [etc.],
             London, 1642.
Description: The all-important first portion of the debates leading up to the
             Petition of Right, recording the arguments and authorities of
             Coke, Digges, Littleton, and Selden, Sir Robert Heath's objections
             as Attorney General, and their answers in response
Condition:   Modern 1/4 unlettered calf over marbled boards and edges, some
             browning and staining, but crisp with good margins; the Taussig
             copy
Book No.:    W-79652                Price: $     850.00
Category:    English constitutional law, Parliament
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Author:      Hand, Learned
Title:       The Spirit of Liberty, Papers and Addresses of Learned Hand.
             Collected, and with an Introduction and Notes, by Irving Dilliard.
             First Edition, Second Printing
Publisher:   Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1952.
Description: Presentation copy--"To Isabel Roberts [co-Director of the American
             Academy in Rome] / To whom I owe more / than she will ever guess /
             Learned Hand / May 22, 1954", reflecting Judge Hand's special
             affection for Italy, "the love of my mature years"
Condition:   Original cloth, a very good copy in a slightly worn dustjacket;
             with Isabel Roberts' ownership signature, dated July, 1952 at Rome
             on the first blank
Book No.:    W-73475                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    Bill of Rights, constitutional law, Inscribed or Presentation Copy
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Author:      Pitts, Jesse R. and Olivier Zunz (eds.)
Title:       The Tocqueville Review, La Revue Tocqueville, Volume 7, 1985/86
Publisher:   Tocqueville Society, Charlottesville, 1986.
Description:
Condition:   A very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:    W-30322                Price: $      25.00
Category:    FRANCE, constitutional law, philosophy of law, Law and Literature
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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:      Freeman, A.C.
Title:       The Law of Void Judicial Sales. The Legal and Constitutional
             Rights of Purchasers at Void Judicial, Execution, and Probate
             Sales, and the Constitutionality of Special Legislation Validating
             Void Sales, and Authorizing Involuntary Sales [etc.]. Fourth
             Edition
Publisher:   Central Law Journal Company, St. Louis, 1902.
Description:
Condition:   Original calf, rubbed, the spine partly defective and the back
             board detaching, the front board re-attached, ex-library;
             definitely a working copy
Book No.:    W-91739                Price: $      35.00
Category:    Procedure
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Author:      Cox, Archibald, Mark DeWolfe Howe, et al
Title:       Civil Rights, the Constitution, and the Courts
Publisher:   Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1967.
Description: Three essays delivered before the Massachusetts Historical Society
             in 1965 and 1966
Condition:
Book No.:    W-17299                Price: $      25.00
Category:    civil rights, constitutional law, criminal law, reports of cases, trials
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Author:      Braveman, Daan
Title:       Constitutional Law: Structure and Rights in our Federal System.
             Third Edition
Publisher:   Matthew Bender & Company, Inc., New York, 1996.
Description:
Condition:   Blue cloth, a good sound copy
Book No.:    W-30941                Price: $      12.50
Category:    constitutional law
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Author:      Tullock, Gordon
Title:       Trials on Trial, The Pure Theory of Legal Procedure
Publisher:   Columbia University Press, New York, 1980.
Description:
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Book No.:    W-48940                Price: $      35.00
Category:    Supreme Court, constitutional law, trials, economics
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Author:      De Lolme, Jean Louis
Title:       The Constitution of England; Or, an Account of the English
             Government: In Which It Is Compared, Both with the Republican Form
             of Government, and the other Monarchies of Europe [etc.]. Cohen
             2754 [mis-citing the Evans number, which is Evans 24263]
Publisher:   Printed by Hodge & Campbell, and Sold at Their . . . Book-Stores,
             New-York, 1792.
Description: Only American edition of a classic treatment of the English
             constitution and of comparative constitutional law, said to have
             prompted Bentham's remark that "Our Author [Blackstone] has
             copied: but Mr. de L'olme has thought"
Condition:   Contemporary mottled sheep, rubbed, joints cracking, yet an
             appealing copy
Book No.:    W-64240                Price: $     650.00
Category:    ENGLAND, Comparative Law
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Author:      Horwill, Herbert W.
Title:       The Usages of the American Constitution
Publisher:   Oxford University Press, Glasgow, 1925.
Description:
Condition:   Original blue cloth, gilt, quite worn and cocked; a working copy
             only
Book No.:    W-91295                Price: $      45.00
Category:    constitutional law
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Author:      Leach, John
Title:       The Speech of John Leach, Esq. M.P. In the Committee of the Whole
             House, upon the State of the Nation . . . upon the Question of
             Limitations to the Royal Authority in the Hands of the Regent.
             Second Edition
Publisher:   Printed for J. Ridgway, 170, Piccadilly [etc.], London, 1811.
Description: The rare edition of the historically grounded speech in which,
             following the madness of George III, Leach "distinguished himself
             in the Regency debates", reviewing from the 14th century forward
             the constitutional limits to be imposed upon a regency
Condition:   Modern cloth-backed marbled boards, occasional light marginal
             staining, else a very good copy, with the half-title; no copy in
             this country in OCLC
Book No.:    W-76397                Price: $     350.00
Category:    insanity, Parliament, English constitutional law
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Title:       The Case of the Late Election for the County of Middlesex,
             Considered On the Principles of the Constitution, and the
             Authorities of Law. Compare Eller 231 [citing an unseen variant of
             48 pages, our copy the 44 page printing]; Laeuchli 539 [this
             variant]
Publisher:   Printed for T. Cadell (Successor to Mr. Millar) in the Strand,
             London, 1769.
Description: Part of the Wilkes controversy, invoking the common law as the
             source of the House of Common's power to expel a member, the
             "substantial work [which] has been credited to Jeremiah Dyson
             [and] Blackstone", its author now thought to be Owen Ruffhead
Condition:   Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, gilt, light browning, the
             margins cut somewhat close (no text affected), without the half
             title; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78792                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    English constitutional law
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