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Author:
Whetstone, Ann
Title:
Scottish County Government in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
Publisher:
John Donald, Edinburgh, 1981.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-54274
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
SCOTLAND, 18TH CENTURY, 19TH CENTURY
 
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
 
Author:
Spence, Clark C.
Title:
Territorial Politics and Government in Montana 1864-89
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press, Urbana, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-12270
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Montana, 19TH CENTURY, Western (US) law
 
Author:
Smith, Grant H.
Title:
The History of the Comstock Lode, 1850-1920 [Originally published as University of Nevada Bulletin, Volume XXXVII, No. 3, in July, 1943]
Publisher:
University of Nevada, Mackay School of Mines, Reno, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed wraps, showing wear, but sound, 305 pages; this the ninth printing of the 1966 first revised edition
Book No.:
W-75365
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Nevada, mining law, 19TH CENTURY
 
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
 
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
 
Author:
O'Brien, Gail Williams
Title:
The Legal Fraternity and the Making of a New South Community, 1848-1882
Publisher:
University of Georgia Press, Athens, 1987.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-49107
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, The South
 
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
 
Author:
Martin, Benjamin F.
Title:
Crime and Criminal Justice Under the Third Republic, The Shame of Marianne
Publisher:
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 1990.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-57099
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, 19TH CENTURY, FRANCE
 
Author:
Neal, David
Title:
The Rule of Law in a Penal Colony, Law and Power in Early New South Wales
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1991.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-54182
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, AUSTRALIA
Author:
Field, Stephen J.
Title:
Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California, With Other Sketches. To Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State. By Hon. George C. Gorham
Publisher:
Printed for a Few Friends. Not Published, Washington], 1893.
Description:
Seemingly Justice Field's personal copy, with his booksticker ("S J Field") on the upper corner of the front pastedown, a work which Thomas Barnes states "ranks with the best of Old West memoirs and possesses unusual value as historical evidence"
Condition:
Original 3/4 black morocco over marbled boards, quite worn, repaired, ?relettered, but sound; large-paper copy, with the three-line errata on page 297
Book No.:
W-72355
Price:
$ 2500.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, California, Supreme Court
 
Author:
Fraser, Antonia
Title:
Perilous Question. Reform or Revolution? Britain on the Brink, 1832
Publisher:
Public Affairs, New York, 2013.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-79877
Price:
$ 18.50
Category:
19TH CENTURY, legal reform
 
Author:
Fifoot (ed.), C.H.S.
Title:
The Letters of Frederic William Maitland
Publisher:
Selden Society [Supplementary Series, Volume 1], London, 1965.
Description:
All of Maitland's letters of substance insofar as Fifoot could locate them, exactly 500 in number, disclosing that Maitland was as felicitous and engaging a correspondent as he was an author; superbly edited
Condition:
Original crimson cloth, a bit faded, else a very good copy
Book No.:
W-62303
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, MEDIEVAL, Law and Literature
 
Author:
Larsen, Lawrence H.
Title:
Federal Justice in Western Missouri, the Judges, the Cases, the Times
Publisher:
University of Missouri Press, Columbia, 1994.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-30291
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Missouri
Author:
Cornish, William, Stuart Anderson, et al
Title:
1820-1914: English Legal System [with] 1820-1914: Private Law [with] 1820-1914: Fields of Development [The Oxford History of the Laws of England, Volumes XI, XII, and XIII]. Three Volumes
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2010.
Description:
The chronologically final and latest published volumes in the series under the general editorship of Sir John Baker, "drawing heavily upon recent research using unpublished materials", and ultimately to replace and supplement Holdsworth's great work
Condition:
Original cloth, as new in the dustjackets
Book No.:
W-75495
Price:
$ 900.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY
 
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
 
Author:
Farson, Daniel
Title:
Jack the Ripper
Publisher:
Sphere Books Limited, London, 1973.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed illustrated wraps, a trifle worn and light browning, but a good copy; 157 pages
Book No.:
W-91309
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
criminal law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Powell, Richard R.
Title:
Compromises of Conflicting Claims, A Century of California Law 1760-1860
Publisher:
Oceana Publications, Dobbs Ferry, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-57098
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
California, 19TH CENTURY, 18TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Swindler, William F.
Title:
Court and Constitution in the Twentieth Century, The New Legality 1932-1968.
Publisher:
Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, 1970-74.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-14761
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Supreme Court, constitutional law
 
Author:
Title:
The Adventures of Ralph Rashleigh, A Penal Exile in Australia 1825-1844
Publisher:
Jonathan Cape, London, 1929.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, showing wear; a sound copy
Book No.:
W-61512
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
AUSTRALIA, Transportation, 19TH CENTURY, criminal law
 
Author:
Fielding, Henry
Title:
An Enquiry Into the Causes of the late Increase of Robers, ec. With Some Proposals for Remedying this Growing Evil
Publisher:
Printed for A. Millar, opposite to Katharine-Street [etc.], London, 1751.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18199
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Acts, ancient law, Bench and Bar, biography, criminal law, education, legal ephemera, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, law and prostitution, roman law, Supreme Court, trials, women's law
Author:
Riser, R. Volney (comp.)
Title:
A Goodly Heritage: Judges and Historically Significant Decisions of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama. Preface by W. Harold Albritton. Introduction by Edwin C. Bridges. Edited by Paul M. Pruitt, Jr. and David I. Durham
Publisher:
University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, 2010.
Description:
A worthy selection of the correspondence and judicial decisions of the eleven judges who sat on the Court from its inception in 1804 until the appointment of Frank Johnson in 1955, with a brief biographical essay for each judge; illustrated
Condition:
Original printed illustrated wraps, a very good copy, 245 pages; Occasional Publications of the Bounds Law Library Number Seven
Book No.:
W-75655
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
Alabama, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Wang, Chi Kao
Title:
Dissolution of the British Parliament, 1832-1931
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1934.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-48071
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Parliament
 
Author:
Title:
Survey of Clinical Legal Education, 1972-1973
Publisher:
Council on Legal Education for Professional Respon, New York, 1973.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 158 pages
Book No.:
W-30548
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, biography, Supreme Court, education
 
Author:
Swindler, William F.
Title:
Court and Constitution in the Twentieth Century, The New Legality 1932-1968
Publisher:
Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, 1970.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-63098
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Supreme Court, constitutional law
 
Author:
Harmon, Nolan
Title:
The Famous Case of Myra Clark Gaines
Publisher:
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 1946.
Description:
Condition:
Green cloth backed boards, spine dulled; sound
Book No.:
W-50016
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
trials, 19TH CENTURY, criminal law
Author:
Fielding, Henry
Title:
A True State of the Case of Bosavern Penlez, Who suffered on Account of the late Riot in the Strand. In Which The Law regarding these Offences, and the Statute of George the First, commonly called the Riot Act, are fully considered
Publisher:
Printed for A. Millar, opposite Katherine-street in the Strand, London, 1749.
Description:
First edition of Fielding's controversial work, arguing that the unfortunate Penlez, probably drunk, was rightfully hanged following his theft of linen from a brothel, itself ransacked by irate sailors; with the press marks confirming a first edition
Condition:
Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, marbled endpapers and pastedowns, "Grange Hill" in gilt on the front board, gilt edges, pretty; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78201
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Acts, ancient law, Bench and Bar, biography, criminal law, education, legal ephemera, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, law and prostitution, roman law, Supreme Court, trials, women's law
Author:
Palmer, William J. and Paul P. Selvin
Title:
The Development of Law in California
Publisher:
West Publishing Company, St. Paul, 1983.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, a bit worn, else a very good copy; 64 pages
Book No.:
W-79801
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
California, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Larsen, Lawrence H.
Title:
Federal Justice in Western Missouri, the Judges, the Cases, the Times
Publisher:
University of Missouri Press, Columbia, 1994.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-60256
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Missouri
 
Author:
Walker, Donald
Title:
Penology for Profit, A History of the Texas Prison System 1867-1912
Publisher:
Texas A&M University Press, College Station, 1988.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55499
Price:
$ 22.50
Category:
Texas, criminal law, prisons, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Bergstrom, Randolph E.
Title:
Courting Danger, Injury and Law in New York City, 1870-1910
Publisher:
Cornell University Press, Ithaca, 1992.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-64159
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
torts, New York, 19TH CENTURY
Author:
Fifoot (ed.), C.H.S.
Title:
The Letters of Frederic William Maitland
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1965.
Description:
All of Maitland's letters of substance insofar as Fifoot could locate them, exactly 500 in number, disclosing that Maitland was as felicitous and engaging a correspondent as he was an author; superbly edited
Condition:
A very nice copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-55540
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, MEDIEVAL, Law and Literature
 
Author:
Duckett, Kenneth W.
Title:
Frontiersman of Fortune: Moses M. Strong of Mineral Point
Publisher:
State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, 1955.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-57718
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, biography, Wisconsin
 
Author:
Clark, Anna
Title:
Women's Silence, Men's Violence, Sexual Assault in England 1770-1845
Publisher:
Pandora Press, London, 1987.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps, a bit worn, but sound; 180 pages
Book No.:
W-68352
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
women's law, 18TH CENTURY, 19TH CENTURY, trials
 
Author:
Cawthon, Elisabeth A.
Title:
Job Accidents and the Law in England's Early Railway Age, Origins of Employer Liability and Workmen's Compensation
Publisher:
The Edwin Mellen Press, Lewiston, 1997.
Description:
Condition:
Studies in British History, Volume 43
Book No.:
W-64666
Price:
$ 89.95
Category:
Workmen's Compensati, Railroads, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Blume, William Wirt (ed.)
Title:
Transactions of the Supreme Court of the Territory of Michigan 1805-1814
Publisher:
University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, 1935.
Description:
One of 1,000 copies [500 copies in the case of volumes 5 and 6], of which this is #2, and probably William Wirt Blume's copy.
Condition:
Book No.:
W-41309
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, criminal law, Michigan, women's law
 
Author:
Bardaglio, Peter W.
Title:
Reconstructing the Household, Families, Sex, and the Law in the Nineteenth-Century South
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1995.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-64160
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
women's law, The South, 19TH CENTURY, Family Law
 
Author:
Chedzoy, Alan
Title:
A Scandalous Woman, The Story of Caroline Norton
Publisher:
Allison & Busby, London, 1992.
Description:
Condition:
Original wraps, showing wear, but usable; 312 pages
Book No.:
W-69669
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
biography, 19TH CENTURY, legal reform, women's law, marriage
 
Author:
Stebbings, Chantal
Title:
The Private Trustee in Victorian England
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2002.
Description:
Condition:
Original black cloth, received stamp on the front free endpaper, else quite a good copy; Cambridge Studies in English Legal History
Book No.:
W-71405
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, trusts and estates
 
Author:
Crane, Virginia Glenn
Title:
The Oshkosh Woodworkers' Strike of 1898: A Wisconsin Community in Crisis
Publisher:
Privately Printed [Wisconsin Sesquicentennial Commission grant], Madison?], 1998.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed illustrated wraps, a but rubbed, but well-preserved, 569 pages; presentation copy
Book No.:
W-72689
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
trials, 19TH CENTURY, Radicals, Wisconsin
 
Author:
Title:
The Carmarthen Gaoler's Journal 1845-1850. Part Two. Introduced and annotated by Richard W. Ireland. Transcribed and edited by Robert Ireland
Publisher:
Welsh Legal History Society, Bangor, 2009.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue cloth, a very good copy; the Society's ninth volume
Book No.:
W-75558
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
WALES, criminal law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Dobkins, Betty Eakle
Title:
The Spanish Element in Texas Water Law
Publisher:
University of Texas Press, Austin, 1959.
Description:
Condition:
Ex-library, in the dustjacket; usable
Book No.:
W-58692
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
water law, Texas, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Schorr, David
Title:
The Colorado Doctrine, Water Rights, Corporations, and Distributive Justice on the American Frontier
Publisher:
Yale University Press, New Haven, 2012.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket; Yale Law Library Series in Legal History and Reference
Book No.:
W-79732
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
water law, 19TH CENTURY, Western (US) law
 
Author:
Pisani, Donald J.
Title:
To Reclaim a Divided West, Water, Law, and Public Policy, 1848-1902
Publisher:
University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 1992.
Description:
Condition:
Paper
Book No.:
W-48614
Price:
$ 20.95
Category:
19TH CENTURY, water law, Western (US) law
 
Author:
Basch, Norma
Title:
Framing American Divorce, From the Revolutionary Generation to the Victorian
Publisher:
University of California Press, Berkeley, 1999.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-65233
Price:
$ 29.95
Category:
women's law, divorce, American Revolution, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Jones, David J.V.
Title:
Crime in Nineteenth-Century Wales
Publisher:
University of Wales Press, Cardiff, 1992.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-65789
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
WALES, criminal law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Pisani, Donald J.
Title:
Water, Land, and Law in the West, The Limits of Public Policy, 1850-1920
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, 1996.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-68449
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
water law, 19TH CENTURY, Western (US) law
 
Author:
Taggart, Michael
Title:
Private Property and Abuse of Rights in Victorian England, The Story of Edward Pickles and the Bradford Water Supply
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2002.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a "damaged" stamp on the title, though no apparent damage, in a slightly worn dustjacket
Book No.:
W-71442
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, water law
 
Author:
D'Cruze, Shani
Title:
Crimes of Outrage, Sex, Violence and Victorian Working Women
Publisher:
Northern Illinois University Press, DeKalb, 1998.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-64405
Price:
$ 38.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, women's law, criminal law, Sexuality
 
Author:
Bauer, Elizabeth Kelley
Title:
Commentaries on the Constitution, 1790-1860
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1952.
Description:
With separate portions devoted to James Kent, Joseph Story, and John Taylor of Caroline, among many others
Condition:
Ex-library, but a clean copy
Book No.:
W-46478
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
18TH CENTURY, 19TH CENTURY, constitutional law, GREECE, trials

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