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Author:
Kent, James
Title:
Commentaries on American Law. Eleventh Edition, Edited by George F. Comstock. Four Volumes
Publisher:
Little, Brown, and Company, Boston, 1867.
Description:
Later edition of a pre-eminent work of American law, praised by Story and, in Lawrence Friedman's words, "immediately [becoming] the standard general treatise on law in the United States", devolving on Kent the sobriquet of "The American Blackstone"
Condition:
Original sheep, contrasting crimson and black labels, gilt, a bit worn and a little foxing and staining, but in general a well-preserved, attractive set
Book No.:
W-71624
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
American Law
 
Author:
Hawley, Donna Lea
Title:
The Annotated 1990 Indian Act, Including Related Treaties, Statutes and Regulations
Publisher:
Carswell Company, Toronto, 1990.
Description:
Condition:
Maroon cloth, a bit dusty, but quite sound
Book No.:
W-30557
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
CANADA, American Indian Law
 
Author:
Title:
Annual Survey of American Law
Publisher:
Prentice-Hall, Inc., New York, 1951.
Description:
The 1950 survey, undertaken under the aegis of the New York University School of Law, with just about fifty contributions, including those by Edmond Cahn, John Henry Merryman, and Bernard Schwartz, among many others
Condition:
Crimson cloth, gilt, showing some wear, but quite sound
Book No.:
W-62425
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
American Law
 
Author:
Cohen, Felix
Title:
Derecho Indigena: Contribucion Espanola al Sistema Legal de los Estados Unidos
Publisher:
National Indian Institute, Department of the Interior, Washington, 1942.
Description:
The Spanish translation of one of Felix Cohen's major essays on American Indian law, a subject which (in Felix Frankfurter's words) he was "the unrivaled authority [and] an acknowledged guide for the Supreme Court in Indian litigation"
Condition:
Original printed illustrated stapled oversized wraps, a bit rubbed, but generally well-preserved; 20 pages
Book No.:
W-71860
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
American Indian Law
 
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:
Kent, James
Title:
Commentaries on American Law. Four Volumes. Cohen 5398
Publisher:
Published by O. Halsted [etc.] [imprint varies], New-York, 1826-30.
Description:
First edition of a pre-eminent work of American law, praised by Story and, in Lawrence Friedman's words, "immediately [becoming] the standard general treatise on law in the United States", devolving on Kent the sobriquet of "The American Blackstone"
Condition:
Contemporary calf, lightly rubbed and some light foxing, else a very good set, once that of Francis Granger, with his ownership signature in all volumes
Book No.:
W-77939
Price:
$ 6500.00
Category:
American Law
 
Author:
Pound, Roscoe
Title:
The Law of the Land. Not in Setaro [compare Setaro 151]
Publisher:
Knight Printing Co., Fargo, 1927.
Description:
Dean Pound's address delivered to the North Dakota Bar Association in September, and reprinted in at least six other publications, this reprint seemingly not located in Setaro, which does find a similar reissue, though with a different caption title
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, the recto of the first page unevenly browned, else well preserved; 11 pages
Book No.:
W-78984
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
American Law
Author:
Pound, Roscoe
Title:
New Possibilities of Old Materials of American Legal History. Setaro 202
Publisher:
No Publisher Stated, Morgantown?, 1934?.
Description:
The rare separate printing of Dean Pound's paper presented at the Round Table on Jurisprudence and Legal History held at the annual meeting of the American Association of Law Schools in Chicago in December 1933; one copy in OCLC
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, a very good copy; reprinted from 40 West Virginia Law Quarterly, pages 205-211
Book No.:
W-79492
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
American Law, Legal History

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