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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:
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:
Kirsop, Wallace
Title:
Buying Law Books in Nineteenth-Century Melbourne
Publisher:
Centre for the Book, Monash University, Melbourne, 2003.
Description:
A cultured, suggestive, and seemingly pioneering, lecture on the market for law books in Melbourne from about 1840 to 1900, noting the early predominance of auctions and discussing principal collectors, both institutional and private
Condition:
Printed pink stapled wraps, a bit spotted, else well-preserved, 23 pages; one of 200 copies
Book No.:
W-71327
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
AUSTRALIA, Bibliography, 19TH CENTURY
 
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:
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:
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:
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:
Johnson, Kenneth M.
Title:
The Bar Association of San Francisco, The First Hundred Years 1872/1972
Publisher:
Bar Association of San Francisco, San Francisco, 1972.
Description:
A work of some biographical value, with discussion and mention of other California and San Francisco bar groups, including the State Bar, Queen's Bench, the Barristers' Club, the Lawyers Club, and the State Judicial Council
Condition:
Original cloth, gilt, a very good copy in a considerably rubbed dustjacket
Book No.:
W-77964
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, American Indian Law, Bench and Bar, California, San Francisco
 
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:
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:
Title:
Chief Justice John Marshall, A Symposium
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Philadelphia], 1955.
Description:
An advance printing of the Review's October issue, appearing on the bicentenary of the Chief Justice's birth, with essays by Justice Harold Burton, Edward Corwin, and George Haskins, among others, and a frontispiece portrait of Marshall
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, lightly worn, else a very good copy; 68 pages
Book No.:
W-79307
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
biography, Supreme Court, 19TH CENTURY

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