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Author:
Childers, Hugh
Title:
Romantic Trials of Three Centuries
Publisher:
John Lane, London, 1913.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-54461
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
trials
 
Author:
Clifton, Robin
Title:
The Last Popular Rebellion, The Western Rising of 1685
Publisher:
Maurice Temple Smith, London, 1984.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-41911
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
17TH CENTURY, international law, trials
 
Author:
Norton, Caroline
Title:
Caroline Norton's Defense, English Laws for Women in the Nineteenth Century
Publisher:
Academy Chicago Publishers, Chicago, 1982.
Description:
The reissue of the original edition of 1854; with a brief, scholarly introduction by Joan Huddleston
Condition:
Ex-library, else a good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-58810
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
divorce, women's law, 19TH CENTURY, trials
 
Author:
Shetreet, Shimon
Title:
Judges on Trial, A Study of the Appointment and Accountability of the English Judiciary. Edited by Gordon J. Borrie. Foreword by The Right Honourable Lord Justice Scarman
Publisher:
North-Holland Publishing Company, Amsterdam, 1976.
Description:
A pioneering work, based on Dr. Shetreet's doctoral dissertation at the University of Chicago under the supervision of Philip Kurland, and properly represented as "a comprehensive study of the English judiciary [emphasizing] unwritten . . . custom"
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-73843
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
Bench and Bar, impeachment
 
Author:
Simpson Jr., Alex[ander]
Title:
A Treatise on Federal Impeachments, With an Appendix Containing, inter alia, an Abstract of the Articles of Impeachment in all the Federal Impeachments in This Country and in England
Publisher:
The Law Association of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, 1916.
Description:
Prepared by Simpson as one of the counsel for Judge Robert W. Archbald, one of the few federal judges impeached by the House of Representatives and then found guilty by the Senate; of particular value for the abstract of impeachments in the appendix
Condition:
Original brown buckram, showing some wear, but a clean usable copy
Book No.:
W-60921
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
impeachment
Author:
Title:
Free Customes, Benefits and Priviledges of the Copyhold Tennants, of the Mannors of Stepny and Hackny in the Countie of Middlesex . . . Before Which is Prefixed an Abstract or Briefe Relation of the Assurance Given . . . said Tennants. S.T.C. 23254
Publisher:
At London printed by William Iones, London, 1617.
Description:
A rare work, part of the still disputed history of East London, setting forth in great detail the rights, obligations, and limits to copyhold tenure there, here including the names of over 300 tenants; one copy in ESTC in North America
Condition:
Contemporary gilt bordered calf, rebacked, marbled endpapers and pastedowns, definite browning, two leaves skilfully repaired; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80115
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
copyright, London, 16TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Paulson, Ross Evans
Title:
Liberty, Equality, and Justice, Civil Rights, Women's Rights, and the Regulation of Business 1865-1932
Publisher:
Duke University Press, Durham, 1997.
Description:
Condition:
Printed sewn wraps; 361 pages
Book No.:
W-60908
Price:
$ 18.95
Category:
women's law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Carter, Dan T.
Title:
Scottsboro, A Tragedy of the American South. Revised edition
Publisher:
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 1995.
Description:
Condition:
Printed sewn wraps; 479 pages
Book No.:
W-60215
Price:
$ 16.95
Category:
trials, Radicals, criminal law, Discrimination
 
Author:
Smith, Gene
Title:
High Crimes and Misdemeanors, The Impeachment and Trial of Andrew Johnson
Publisher:
William Morrow and Co, New York, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18025
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
biography
 
Author:
Christie, Trevor L.
Title:
Etched in Arsenic
Publisher:
J.B. Lippincott Co, Philadelphia, 1968.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18086
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Cobbett
Title:
Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and Other Crimes and Misdemeanors from the Earliest Period to the Present Time
Publisher:
R. Bagshaw, London, 1809.
Description:
Condition:
Thirty two volumes of 34, lacking volumes 32 and 33, but with volume 34, the index volume
Book No.:
W-51170
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
FRANCE, trials
 
Author:
Title:
James P. Free, Jr., Petitioner-Appellee-Cross-Appellant, v. Howard A. Peters, III, et al, Respondents-Appellants-Cross-Appellees
Publisher:
Midwest Law Printing Co., Chicago, 1994.
Description:
Death penalty properly imposed (one judge dissenting) despite conclusion of study by Hans Zeisel that instructions given jury were likely to have been confusing
Condition:
Stapled self-wraps; 16 pages
Book No.:
W-48684
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
criminal law, juries, women's law, capital punishment
 
Author:
Treherne, John
Title:
The Canning Enigma
Publisher:
Jonathan Cape, Thirty-Two Bedford Square, London, 1989.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy, in a torn dustjacket
Book No.:
W-71374
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law, trials, 18TH CENTURY, criminal law
 
Author:
Mossman, Mary Jane
Title:
The First Women Lawyers, A Comparative Study of Gender, Law and the Legal Professions
Publisher:
Hart Publishing, Portland, 2006.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed illustrated sewn wraps, as new; 329 pages
Book No.:
W-74331
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
women's law
 
Author:
Caraman, Philip
Title:
Henry Garnet, 1555-1606 and the Gunpowder Plot
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus & Company, New York, 1964.
Description:
Condition:
Ex-library, in the dustjacket; usable
Book No.:
W-48754
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
17TH CENTURY, biography, trials, biography, criminal law, 17TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Casey, Lee
Title:
Denver Murders
Publisher:
Duell, Sloan and Pearce, New York, 1946.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-42353
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
trials, Colorado, criminal law
 
Author:
Van Tassel, Emily Field
Title:
Why Judges Resign: Influences on Federal Judicial Service, 1789 to 1992
Publisher:
Federal Judicial Center, Washington, 1993.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps; 138 pages
Book No.:
W-47985
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, biography, impeachment, courts
 
Author:
Gerhardt, Michael J.
Title:
The Federal Impeachment Process, A Constitutional and Historical Analysis
Publisher:
Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1996.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-60523
Price:
$ 29.95
Category:
impeachment, constitutional law
 
Author:
Hoffer, Peter Charles and N.E.H. Hull
Title:
Impeachment in America, 1635-1805
Publisher:
Yale University Press, New Haven, 1984.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-41034
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
impeachment, 17TH CENTURY, 18TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Tite, Colin G.C.
Title:
Impeachment and Parliamentary Judicature in Early Stuart England
Publisher:
Athlone Press, University of London, 1974.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-41731
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
 
Author:
Title:
Kimberly Hern Troupe, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. the May Department Stores Company. . .as Lord and Taylor, Defendant-Appellee [etc.]
Publisher:
Midwest Law Printing Co., Chicago, 1994.
Description:
Pregnant employee fired day before maternity leave due to start not discriminated against even though firing due to tardiness resulting from morning sickness, where employee unable to show different treatment of similarly tardy non-pregnant employees
Condition:
Book No.:
W-48406
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
Discrimination, women's law, labor law
 
Author:
Nash, Jay Robert
Title:
Look for the Woman, A Narrative Encyclopedia of Female Poisoners, Kidnappers, Thieves, Extortionists, Terrorists, Swindlers and Spies from Elizabethan Times to the Present
Publisher:
Harrap, London, 1984.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-17380
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, women's law
 
Author:
Reagan, Leslie J.
Title:
When Abortion Was a Crime, Women, Medicine, and Law in the United States, 1867-1973
Publisher:
University of California Press, Berkeley, 1997.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-60252
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
abortion, women's law, 19TH CENTURY, criminal law
 
Author:
Wedgwood, C.V.
Title:
Thomas Wentworth, First Earl of Strafford 1593-1641, A Revaluation
Publisher:
The Macmillan Company, New York, 1962.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in a slightly worn dustjacket
Book No.:
W-71594
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
biography, 17TH CENTURY, trials, impeachment, criminal law
 
Author:
Cohen, David
Title:
Law, Violence, and Community in Classical Athens
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1995.
Description:
The ambitious attempt to place Athenian legal practice and its courts and litigation within the greater framework of Athenian social practices, particularly those denominated 'agonistic', evidencing competitive struggles and contests
Condition:
Printed wraps; 214 pages
Book No.:
W-63435
Price:
$ 19.95
Category:
ancient law, criminal law, trials, GREECE, political theory, law & anthropology
 
Author:
Palmquist, Peter E.
Title:
A Bibliography of Writings By and About Women in Photography 1850-1950
Publisher:
Peter E. Palmquist, Arcata, 1990.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 64 pages
Book No.:
W-55335
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
law and photography, women's law
 
Author:
Odem, Mary E.
Title:
Delinquent Daughters, Protecting and Policing Adolescent Female Sexuality in the United States, 1885-1920
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1995.
Description:
Condition:
Printed, sewn wraps; 265 pages
Book No.:
W-57695
Price:
$ 14.95
Category:
women's law, Juvenile Law, criminal law, Sexuality
 
Author:
Pedersen, Frederik
Title:
Marriage Disputes in Medieval England
Publisher:
Hambledon Press, London, 2000.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-68712
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
women's law, marriage, MEDIEVAL
 
Author:
Stephen, James Fitzjames
Title:
The Story of Nuncomar and the Impeachment of Sir Elijah Impey. In Two Volumes
Publisher:
Macmillan and Co., London, 1885.
Description:
Stephen's vigorous rebuttal of Macauley, who had accused Impey while Chief Justice of Bengal with the judicial murder of the Indian maharajah, Nuncomar, all in collaboration with Warren Hastings, and so an important part of his famed impeachment
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, largely uncut, a few pages carelessly opened, else a very good set
Book No.:
W-72763
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
INDIA, trials
 
Author:
Brant, Irving
Title:
Impeachment, Trials and Errors
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1972.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55899
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
constitutional law, impeachment
 
Author:
Lasser, William
Title:
Benjamin V. Cohen, Architect of the New Deal. Preface by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
Publisher:
Yale University Press [for The Century Foundation], New Haven, 2002.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-70700
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
biography
 
Author:
Cockburn, Lord
Title:
An Examination of the Trials for Sedition Which Have Hitherto Occurred in Scotland
Publisher:
Augustus M. Kelley, New York, 1970.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-19766
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
trials, SCOTLAND
 
Author:
Clarke, A.A.
Title:
The Groaning Gallows, The Stories of Murders and of Men and Women who faced the Executioner in York, E. Yorks and N. Lincs
Publisher:
Arton Books, Hornsea, 1994.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed sewn wraps, illustrated, well-preserved; 128 pages
Book No.:
W-70954
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
Author:
Title:
His Maiesties Commission to all the Lords . . . touching the Creation of Baronets . . . And His Maiesties Letters Patents containing the forme of the said Creation [with] Three Patents Concerning the Honorable Degree . . . of Baronets. S.T.C. 9225 & 9238
Publisher:
Imprinted at London by Robert Barker [both works], London, 1611 & 1617.
Description:
The initial creation by James I of what has become the modern baronetage, the hereditary dignity between barons and knights, bound with his later effort to resolve matters of precedence, with somewhat more than 1200 baronetcies now extant
Condition:
Modern 3/4 morocco, marbled endpapers and pastedowns, some staining to the second work, with both signature "A" blanks C3 a half sheet; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80131
Price:
$ 950.00
Category:
law of heraldry
Author:
Ley, James
Title:
Reports of Divers Resolutions in Law, Arising upon Cases in the Court of Wards, And other Courts at Westminster, in the Reigns of the late Kings, King James and King Charles . . . And now published for the Common good [etc.]. Wing M688. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by Tho. Roycroft for H. Twyford, Tho. Dring [etc.], London, 1659.
Description:
The well-regarded and only contemporaneously printed reports and treatise devoted exclusively to the Court of Wards and Liveries in which, in Dr. Baker's words, "the best lawyers of the day were involved" in difficult questions of property law
Condition:
Contemporary blind ruled unlettered sheep, rubbed, the spine ends just chipped, very light browning, else quite well preserved; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79942
Price:
$ 550.00
Category:
reports of cases, Lunatics, infants, insanity, reports of cases, reports of cases, reports of cases
Author:
Langhorne, Richard
Title:
Considerations Touching The Great Question of the King's Right in Dispensing with The Penal Laws. Written On the Occasion of His Late Blessed Majesties granting Free Toleration and Indulgence. Wing L396. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by H.H. for the Assigns of R. Langhorne [etc.], London, 1687.
Description:
The work written in defense of Charles II's 1672 Declaration of Indulgence, Langhorne "a Roman Catholic barrister of considerable eminence", later implicated in the Popish Plot, executed for treason, and beatified in 1929 by Pope Pius XI
Condition:
Modern 1/4 sheep over brown boards, marbled endpapers and pastedowns, the spine gilt ruled and lettered, quite clean with good margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80106
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
Religion, trials
Author:
Selden, John (ed.)
Title:
Fleta, Seu Commentarius Juris Anglicani sic nuncupatus, sub Edwardo Rege primo seu circa annos abhinc CCCXL . . . Accedit Tractatulus vetus . . . Fet Assavoir . . . Subjungitur etiam Joannis Seldeni ad Fletam Dissertatio Historica [etc.]. Wing F1290
Publisher:
Typis M.F. Prostant apud Guil. Lee, & Dan. Pakeman [etc.], London, 1647.
Description:
First and best early edition of Fleta, written in the late 13th century, with Selden's Dissertation upon it, called a "sophisticated survey of the history of Roman law in medieval Europe and England [and] his most mature piece of scholarship"
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rebacked, the joints cracked but firm, light browning, else clean with good margins but not aesthetically pleasing
Book No.:
W-80102
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
MEDIEVAL, English Law, prisons, roman law
Author:
Clayton, John
Title:
Topicks in the Laws of England. Containing Media, apt for Argument, and resolution of Law Cases: also an Exposition of severall words, not touched by former Glossaries [etc.]. Wing C4612. Not in Cowley
Publisher:
Printed by R.L. for William Leake . . . in Fleetstreet [etc.], London, 1646.
Description:
First edition of Clayton's first work, published a decade before Cromwell sought a major reform of English law, an unusual amalgam of 167 maxims and like legal phrases (called "topicks"; most are in Latin), discussed and defined for the layperson
Condition:
Later panelled sheep, somewhat rubbed, lightish staining to the title and several following leaves, light browning, else clean; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80096
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
legal dictionaries, Supreme Court, maxims, Every Man Law Books, legal reform
Author:
Title:
His Majesties Declaration to All His Loving Subjects, March 15th 1671,/2. Published by the Advice of His Privy Council. Wing C2990; ESTC R206895. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by the Assigns of John Bill and Christopher Barker [etc.], London, 1672.
Description:
The Declaration in which Charles II sought to extend religious liberty to nonconformists and Roman Catholics, Parliament in 1673 forcing him to withdraw it, then enacting the first Test Act requiring those in public service to take Anglican communion
Condition:
?Original self wraps, disbound, light browning, with ample untrimmed margins, one horizontal fold, housed in a modern buckram folder; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80105
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
Religion, English constitutional law
Author:
Daniels, Josephus
Title:
Appreciation of William Jennings Bryan
Publisher:
No publisher stated, No place stated, 1928.
Description:
The rare address given by Bryan's friend, protege, and fellow lawyer, devoted in part to the Scopes trial--Bryan "felt called--and he verily believed it was the Voice of God--to . . . do all in his power to uphold that statute" two copies in OCLC
Condition:
Original oblong printed stapled wraps, a very good copy; 14 pages
Book No.:
W-80117
Price:
$ 175.00
Category:
Author:
Baker, John
Title:
The Oxford History of the Laws of England. Volume VI. 1483-1558
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2013.
Description:
The auspicious beginning to Oxford's ambitious new series, this volume written by John Baker, the Series General Editor (and former Literary Director of the Selden Society), "drawing heavily upon recent research using unpublished materials"
Condition:
Original printed boards, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-80126
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
English Law, 15TH CENTURY, 16TH CENTURY, renaissance
Author:
Coke, Edward
Title:
The First Part of the Institutes of the Lawes of England. Or, a Commentarie upon Littleton, Not the Name of a Lawyer onely, but of the Law it selfe [etc.]. S.T.C. 15784. Folio
Publisher:
Printed for the Society of Stationers, London, 1628.
Description:
First edition of Coke's most single famous work and one of the five greatest books of English law, glossing Littleton's 'Tenures', one of the remaining four, and forming the first part (of four) of his monumental Institutes of English Law
Condition:
Modern calf, one leaf in facsimile, without the portrait (if called for) and table of consanguinity, some staining, early notations; a working copy
Book No.:
W-73744
Price:
$ 2500.00
Category:
Real Property
Author:
Coke, Edward
Title:
The First Part of the Institutes of the Lawes of England. Or, a Commentarie upon Littleton, Not the Name of a Lawyer onely, but of the Law it selfe [etc.]. S.T.C. 15784. Folio
Publisher:
Printed for the Society of Stationers, London, 1628.
Description:
First edition of Coke's most single famous work and one of the five greatest books of English law, glossing Littleton's 'Tenures', one of the remaining four, and forming the first part (of four) of his monumental Institutes of English Law
Condition:
Modern calf, repair to the title, some staining to a few leaves, without the portrait (if called for), else clean with annotations; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78636
Price:
$ 5500.00
Category:
Real Property
 
Author:
Matsuda, Mari J.
Title:
Called from Within, Early Women Lawyers of Hawai'i
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, 1992.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-60997
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Hawaii, women's law, Bench and Bar
 
Author:
Keown, John
Title:
Abortion, Doctors and the Law: Some Aspects of the Legal regulation of Abortion in England From 1803 to 1982
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1988.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18371
Price:
$ 44.50
Category:
19TH CENTURY, abortion, women's law
 
Author:
Hayes, Patrick B.
Title:
One Morning in May, The Mary Ashford Mystery
Publisher:
Brewin Books, Studley, 2002.
Description:
Condition:
Illustrated wraps
Book No.:
W-70375
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, 19TH CENTURY, women's law
 
Author:
Davidson, John
Title:
Remarks on Some of the Editions of the Acts of the Parliaments of Scotland
Publisher:
Publisher not Stated, Edinburgh], 1792.
Description:
Sole edition of the tract by Davidson, the lawyer and well regarded antiquary, discussing ably (and often critically) the editions of the laws of Scotland from the 11th century (likely spurious) until the printed editions of 1566 and 1597
Condition:
?Original buff stabbed untrimmed wraps, a trifle worn, else well preserved, an early ownership signature on the front wrap; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79000
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
SCOTLAND, Acts
 
Author:
Griffith, Elisabeth
Title:
In Her Own Right, The Life of Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, 1984.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18543
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
biography, 19TH CENTURY, women's law
 
Author:
Campbell, John
Title:
Speeches of Lord Campbell, At the Bar, and in the House of Commons; with an Address to the Irish Bar as Lord Chancellor of Ireland
Publisher:
Adam and Charles Black, Booksellers to Her Majesty, Edinburgh, 1842.
Description:
Condition:
Original green embossed cloth, gilt, very worn, spine snagged, stamp removed from title, sewing loosening; a working copy
Book No.:
W-75620
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
biography, trials, IRELAND
 
Author:
James, Edward (et al) (eds.)
Title:
Notable American Women 1607-1950 a Biographical Dictionary
Publisher:
Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1970.
Description:
Three volumes
Condition:
Book No.:
W-41069
Price:
$ 32.50
Category:
women's law, biography
 
Author:
Gravdal, Kathryn
Title:
Ravishing Maidens, Writing Rape in Medieval French Literature and Law
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1991.
Description:
Condition:
Printed illustrated wraps, warped but usable; 192 pages
Book No.:
W-51304
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
FRANCE, MEDIEVAL, women's law, criminal law
 
Author:
Blyth, Henry
Title:
Madeleine Smith
Publisher:
Duckworth, London, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18363
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
trials, SCOTLAND, 19TH CENTURY
Author:
Title:
Complete Juryman: Or, a Compendium of the Laws relating to Jurors, viz. Of Grand Juries. Of Petit Juries. Who are qualified to serve on Juries. Who are exempted from serving on Juries. Of returning Juries [and eight other subjects]
Publisher:
Printed by Henry Lintot . . . for A. Millar [etc.], London, 1752.
Description:
First edition of an early work on the English jury, well-written and thoroughly documented, its anonymous author clearly persuaded of the jury's great value to English justice and yet able to discuss it objectively and comprehensively
Condition:
Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, the spine gilt lettered, quite fresh and clean with good margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80093
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
juries
Author:
Kitchin, John
Title:
Le Court Leete et Court Baron . . . les cases & matters necessaries pur Seneschals de ceux courts a scier, & pur les Students de les measons de Chauncerie . . . Court de Marshalsey, Auncient demesne, Court de Pipowders [etc.]. S.T.C. 15025
Publisher:
Printed for the Companie of Stationers, London, 1623.
Description:
Final edition of the work which--with Lambarde's "Eirenarcha"--is essential in understanding Tudor local courts and government, treating of both civil and criminal matters, complemented by an edition of the Returna Brevium with a separate title
Condition:
Modern brown calf, light browning, Sir Michael Foster's copy with his ownership signature ("M Foster 1710") as a young man; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80095
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
justices of peace, courts, criminal law, courts
 
Author:
Borowitz, Albert
Title:
The Bermondsey Horror
Publisher:
Robson Books, London, 1988.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18542
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
trials, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Pocock, Tom
Title:
Battle for Empire, The Very First World War, 1756-63
Publisher:
Michael O'Mara Books Limited, London, 1998.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed wraps, well-preserved; 272 pages
Book No.:
W-67426
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
biography, admiralty, trials, international law
 
Author:
Hartman, Mary S.
Title:
Victorian Murderesses, A True History of Thirteen Respectable French and English Women Accused of Unspeakable Crimes
Publisher:
Schocken Books, New York, 1976?.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18065
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials, women's law, criminal law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Butler, Ivan
Title:
Murderers' England
Publisher:
Robert Hale and Company, London, 1973.
Description:
A work complementing and extending Butler's "Murderers' London", in which he has sought out with some precision the particular locations of several hundred crimes from the 16th through 20th centuries; arranged geographically for the curious traveller
Condition:
Original cloth, ex-New York Public Library; in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-62556
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Mackinolty, Judy and Heather Radi (eds.)
Title:
In Pursuit of Justice, Australian Women and the Law, 1788-1979
Publisher:
Hale & Ironmonger, Sydney, 1979.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed sewn wraps, somewhat worn but sound; 300 pages
Book No.:
W-65801
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
AUSTRALIA, women's law
 
Author:
Leneman, Leah
Title:
Alienated Affections, The Scottish Experience of Divorce and Separation, 1684-1830
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh, 1998.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed wraps, 354 pages
Book No.:
W-67989
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
women's law, SCOTLAND, divorce
 
Author:
Blackburn, Sara (ed.)
Title:
White Justice, Black Experience Today in America's Courtrooms. With a Foreword by Haywood Burns
Publisher:
Harper & Row, New York, 1971.
Description:
With transcripts from six Black Panther trials in four states, including those of Huey P. Newton and Bobby G. Seale
Condition:
Printed wraps, a good copy; 288 pages, plus glossary
Book No.:
W-69431
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Discrimination, criminal law, trials, Radicals
 
Author:
Kestner, Joseph
Title:
Protest and Reform, The British Social Narrative by Women 1827-1867
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, 1985.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-19312
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
legal reform, women's law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Korobkin, Laura Hanft
Title:
Criminal Conversation, Sentimentality and Nineteenth-Century Legal Stories of Adultery
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1998.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-65232
Price:
$ 49.50
Category:
trials, criminal conversatn, 19TH CENTURY, women's law
 
Author:
Hoffer, Peter C and N.E.H. Hull
Title:
Murdering Mothers: Infanticide in England and New England 1558-1803
Publisher:
New York University Press, New York, 1984.
Description:
Condition:
Paper
Book No.:
W-16670
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
women's law, criminal law
 
Author:
Borrow, George]
Title:
Celebrated Trials, and Remarkable Cases of Criminal Jurisprudence, from the Earliest Records to the Year 1825. Six Volumes
Publisher:
Printed for Knight and Lacey, Paternoster-Row, London, 1825.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-44552
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
criminal law, trials
Author:
Title:
Anno Regni Jacobi II . . . Primo. At the Parliament begun at Westminster the Nineteenth Day of May, Anno Dom. 1685. in the First Year of the Reign of Our Most Gracious Sovereign Lord James [etc.]. Not in ESTC
Publisher:
Printed by the Assigns of John Bill, Deceas'd [and two others], London, 1685-86.
Description:
A seemingly previously unrecognized variant printing of the acts of the sole parliament of James II, printing 22 acts [151+31 pages], with all 22 in the table [?also unrecorded], including that [c.2] attainting the Duke of Monmouth for high treason
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rebacked, somewhat stained including the top margin, light browning, else clean, with the signature of Lancelot Orb; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80111
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
Acts, criminal law, Parliament
 
Author:
Ruddick, James
Title:
Death at the Priory, Love, Sex and Murder in Victorian England
Publisher:
Atlantic Monthly Press, New York, 2001.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-69502
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Boyle, Kevin
Title:
Arc of Justice, A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age
Publisher:
Henry Holt & Co., New York, 2004.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-72189
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, Michigan, Discrimination
 
Author:
Brandt, Nat
Title:
The Man Who Tried to Burn New York
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed wraps, a bit worn; 292 pages
Book No.:
W-64680
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
trials, New York, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Jenkins, Elizabeth
Title:
Six Criminal Women
Publisher:
Sampson Low, London, 1949.
Description:
Condition:
Worn but sound
Book No.:
W-42862
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
women's law, trials
 
Author:
Bourke, Angela
Title:
The Burning of Bridget Cleary
Publisher:
Viking, New York, 2000.
Description:
Condition:
A sound copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-69895
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials, 19TH CENTURY, criminal law, IRELAND
 
Author:
Butler, Geoffrey L.
Title:
Madeleine Smith
Publisher:
Duckworth, London, 1935.
Description:
Condition:
Orange cloth, worn, the spine faded; usable
Book No.:
W-57987
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, SCOTLAND, trials
 
Author:
Kuehn, Thomas
Title:
Law, Family, and Women, Toward a Legal Anthropology of Renaissance Italy
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1994.
Description:
Condition:
Printed, sewn wraps, highlighted, but usable
Book No.:
W-70208
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
ITALY, renaissance, 15TH CENTURY, women's law
 
Author:
Cairns, David J.A.
Title:
Advocacy and the Making of the Adversarial Criminal Trial 1800-1865
Publisher:
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1998.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-68458
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Advocacy, trials
 
Author:
Bonnet, Theodore
Title:
The Regenerators, A Study of the Graft Prosecution of San Francisco
Publisher:
Pacific Printing Company, San Francisco, 1911.
Description:
Condition:
Maroon cloth, rubbed and somewhat worn, but a good copy
Book No.:
W-59351
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
legal reform, San Francisco, California, trials
 
Author:
Heinzelman, Susan S. and Zipporah B. Wiseman
Title:
Representing Women: Law, Literature, and Feminism
Publisher:
Duke University Press, Durham, 1994.
Description:
Condition:
Also available in cloth for $49.95
Book No.:
W-55986
Price:
$ 19.95
Category:
women's law
 
Author:
Bourdet-Pleville, Michel
Title:
Justice in Chains, From the Galleys to Devil's Island
Publisher:
Robert Hale, London, 1960.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-19470
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, prisons, trials, FRANCE
 
Author:
Hartog, Hendrik
Title:
Man and Wife in America, A History
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 2000.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-67990
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
women's law
 
Author:
Bowen, Marjorie
Title:
The Scandal of Sophie Dawes
Publisher:
John Lane The Bodley Head, London, 1934.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, showing wear and the spine faded; sound
Book No.:
W-61248
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Hull, N.E.H.
Title:
The Woman Who Dared to Vote, The Trial of Susan B. Anthony
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, 2012.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-77755
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
trials, 19TH CENTURY, women's law
 
Author:
Makowski, Elizabeth
Title:
Canon Law and Cloistered Women, Periculoso and Its Commentators 1298-1545
Publisher:
Catholic University of America Press, Washington, 1997.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-64299
Price:
$ 46.95
Category:
canon law, women's law, MEDIEVAL
 
Author:
Holcombe, Lee
Title:
Wives and Property, Reform of the Married Women's Property Law in Nineteenth-Century England
Publisher:
Univ of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1983.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-50294
Price:
$ 15.95
Category:
women's law
 
Author:
Marilley, Suzanne M.
Title:
Woman Suffrage and the Origins of Liberal Feminism in the United States, 1820-1920
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1996.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-68081
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
women's law, suffrage law
 
Author:
Lawrence, Basil Edwin
Title:
The History of the Laws Affecting the Property of Married Women in England
Publisher:
Reeves and Turner, London, 1884.
Description:
Condition:
Original brown cloth, a quite worn ex-library copy, the binding very loose
Book No.:
W-70419
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
women's law
 
Author:
Boguet, Henry
Title:
An Examen of Witches [etc.]
Publisher:
Frederick Muller, London, 1929.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-48126
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
witchcraft, 17TH CENTURY, FRANCE, trials
 
Author:
Jones, Frank
Title:
Murderous Women, True Tales of Women Who Killed
Publisher:
Headline Book Publishing, London, 1991.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55473
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law, women's law, trials
 
Author:
Ginger, Ann Fagan
Title:
Carol Weiss King, Human Rights Lawyer, 1895-1952
Publisher:
University Press of Colorado, Niwot, 1993.
Description:
Condition:
Well preserved, in the dustjacket; presentation copy
Book No.:
W-64019
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
biography, women's law, Radicals, human rights
 
Author:
Hudak, Leona M.
Title:
Early American Women Printers and Publishers 1639-1820
Publisher:
Scarecrow Press, Inc, Metuchen, 1978.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-14106
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
law of automobiles, Bibliography, women's law
 
Author:
Borowitz, Albert
Title:
Innocence and Arsenic: Studies in Crime and Literature
Publisher:
Harper & Row, New York, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18750
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, trials
 
Author:
Grossberg, Michael
Title:
A Judgment for Solomon, The d'Hauteville Case and Legal Experience in Antebellum America
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1996.
Description:
Condition:
Original black cloth spotted with paint, else a very good copy
Book No.:
W-68451
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, trials, women's law, divorce, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Boswell, Charles and Lewis Thompson
Title:
Advocates of Murder
Publisher:
Collier Books, New York, 1962.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, well-preserved; 189 pages
Book No.:
W-61519
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Brand, Christianna
Title:
Heaven Knows Who
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1960.
Description:
Condition:
Worn and marked; a usable copy only
Book No.:
W-18544
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, trials, SCOTLAND
 
Author:
Hanawalt, Barbara A.
Title:
The Wealth of Wives, Women, Law, and Economy in Late Medieval London
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2007.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed illustrated wraps, a very good copy; 317 pages
Book No.:
W-75346
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
women's law, MEDIEVAL, London
 
Author:
Borowitz, Albert
Title:
A Gallery of Sinister Perspectives, Ten Crimes and a Scandal
Publisher:
Kent State University Press, Kent, 1982.
Description:
A most wide-ranging and inspired collection of essays, devoted to the creative genius as criminal and contributor to crime--whether as observer or participant; with an essay on capital punishment
Condition:
Paper
Book No.:
W-52511
Price:
$ 10.00
Category:
criminal law, trials
Author:
Title:
The Tryal of Thomas Earl of Macclesfield, In the House of Peers, For High Crimes and Misdemeanors; upon an Impeachment by the Knights Citizens and Burgesses in Parliament assembled . . . Published by Order of the House of Peers. ESTC T139466. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by Sam. Buckley in Amen-Corner, London, 1725.
Description:
The official account of the impeachment trial of Thomas Parker, accused of vast financial corruption as Lord Chancellor and unanimously convicted by the House of Lords, sentenced to a fine of 30,000 pounds and imprisonment in the Tower of London
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rebacked, staining to the first several leaves, else clean, with the ownership signature of William Conolly, Lord Justice of Ireland
Book No.:
W-80121
Price:
$ 185.00
Category:
trials, impeachment
 
Author:
Knelman, Judith
Title:
Twisting in the Wind, The Murderess and the English Press
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1998.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-68981
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials, women's law, criminal law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Just, Roger
Title:
Women in Athenian Law and Life
Publisher:
Routledge, London, 1989.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-40455
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
GREECE, women's law, ancient law
 
Author:
Burt, Olive Woolley (ed.)
Title:
American Murder Ballads and their Stories
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, New York, 1958.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-42466
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
biography, criminal law, Poetry, Supreme Court, trials
 
Author:
Harrington, Joel F.
Title:
Reordering Marriage and Society in Reformation Germany
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1995.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-59646
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
marriage, 16TH CENTURY, women's law, GERMANY
 
Author:
Hoff, Joan
Title:
Law, Gender, and Injustice
Publisher:
New York University Press, New York, 1991.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-45318
Price:
$ 40.00
Category:
women's law
 
Author:
Brandon, S.G.F.
Title:
The Trial of Jesus of Nazareth
Publisher:
B.T. Batsford Ltd, London, 1968.
Description:
Condition:
A good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-58688
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
trials, Religion, ancient law
 
Author:
Camp, L. Sprague de
Title:
The Great Monkey Trial
Publisher:
Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, 1968.
Description:
Condition:
Ex-library, worn; usable only
Book No.:
W-55902
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials
 
Author:
Borowitz, Albert
Title:
Crimes Gone by. Collected Essays of Albert Borowitz, 1966-2005
Publisher:
Legal Studies Forum, Morgantown, 2005.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue printed wraps, well-preserved, pages 591-1,062 of the second issue of 2005 of the Forum (Volume XXIX, No. 2)
Book No.:
W-73811
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Bondeson, Jan
Title:
The London Monster, A Sanguinary Tale
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 2001.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-71636
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, 18TH CENTURY
Author:
Fuller, Lon L.
Title:
Reason and Fiat in Case Law
Publisher:
American Book-Stratford Press, Inc., New York, 1943.
Description:
One of Fuller's earliest works, delivered as the second annual Benjamin N. Cardozo lecture in 1942, an important part of his reputation as "unquestionably the leading secular natural lawyer of the twentieth-century in the English-speaking world"
Condition:
Original crimson cloth, the front board gilt lettered, a very good copy; with the bookplate of F. Walter Bliss on the front free endpaper
Book No.:
W-80113
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
philosophy of law, reports of cases
 
Author:
Brandon, Craig
Title:
Murder in the Adirondacks, 'An American Tragedy' Revisited
Publisher:
North Country Books, Utica, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-44716
Price:
$ 10.00
Category:
Law and Literature, criminal law, trials
 
Author:
Landay, Lori
Title:
Madcaps, Screwballs, and Con Women, The Female Trickster in American Culture
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1998.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-64304
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
fraud, criminal law, women's law
 
Author:
Matoesian, Gregory M.
Title:
Reproducing Rape
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1993.
Description:
Condition:
Paper
Book No.:
W-45291
Price:
$ 15.95
Category:
women's law, trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Halbrook, Stephen P.
Title:
That Every Man Be Armed, the Evolution of a Constitutional Right
Publisher:
University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 1984.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-52420
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Bill of Rights, biography, capital punishment, women's law
 
Author:
Title:
Rededication Ceremony, Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center
Publisher:
Pip Printing, Burbank.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled illustrated wraps, well preserved
Book No.:
W-70604
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
biography, California, women's law, Legal Architecture
Author:
Stoddard, Roger E. (comp.)
Title:
A Bibliographical Description of Books and Pamphlets of American Verse Printed from 1610 Through 1820. Edited by David R. Whitesell
Publisher:
Pennsylvania State University Press, University Park, 2012.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket, published for the Bibliographical Society of America
Book No.:
W-80103
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
Poetry

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