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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
 
Author:
Levy, Leonard W.
Title:
The Establishment Clause, Religion and the First Amendment
Publisher:
Macmillan Publishing Company, New York, 1986.
Description:
A work praised by the likes of Erwin Griswold, Richard B. Morris, and Philip B. Kurland, asserting that the First Amendment does in fact erect a wall between church and state preventing governmental assistance to religious bodies
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-64623
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Religion, Bill of Rights
 
Author:
Levy, Leonard W.
Title:
The Establishment Clause, Religion and the First Amendment
Publisher:
Macmillan Publishing Company, New York, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-50536
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Religion, Bill of Rights
Author:
Gray, John
Title:
The Country-Solicitor's Practice in the High Court of Chancery . . . the Crown Office of the Court of King's Bench . . .also the Practice on Issuing a Country Fiat in Bankruptcy . . . and the Practice as to the Acknowledgment of Deeds by Married Women [etc.]
Publisher:
Edward Lumley, 56, Chancery Lane, London, 1837.
Description:
The rare first edition of Gray's trenchant work which, with his "Country-Attorney's Practice", went through several editions, Gray of fame also as the treasury solicitor whose office prosecuted the Tichborne claimant; no copy in OCLC, two in COPAC
Condition:
Contemporary 3/4 calf over marbled boards, quite rubbed, signature excised from title (no text affected), an occasional notation, else a good clean copy
Book No.:
W-76750
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
equity, bankruptcy, women's law, Bill of Rights, criminal law
 
Author:
Levy, Leonard W.
Title:
The Establishment Clause, Religion and the First Amendment
Publisher:
Macmillan Publishing Company, New York, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-57520
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Religion, Bill of Rights
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
Author:
Hand, Learned
Title:
The Spirit of Liberty, Papers and Addresses of Learned Hand. Collected, and with an Introduction and Notes, by Irving Dilliard
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1952.
Description:
A marvelous presentation copy, to Edith Finch, Countess Russell, the fourth and last wife of Bertrand Russell, and a longtime friend of both Learned and Fanny Hand--"To Edith Finch / Whose unsullied / spirit shines for all / those who love her"
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in a somewhat worn dustjacket
Book No.:
W-74641
Price:
$ 2500.00
Category:
Bill of Rights, constitutional law, Inscribed or Presentation Copy
 
Author:
Konvitz, Milton R.
Title:
Expanding Liberties, Freedom's Gains in Postwar America
Publisher:
Viking Press, New York, 1966.
Description:
Condition:
Definite underlining, else sound in a worn dustjacket
Book No.:
W-57043
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
civil liberties, human rights, Bill of Rights
 
Author:
Crosby, Alexander L.
Title:
The Rape of the First Amendment
Publisher:
Emergency Civil Liberties Committee, New York, n.d..
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, illustrated; 21 pages
Book No.:
W-47807
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
constitutional law, Bill of Rights, Supreme Court
 
Author:
Shiffrin, Steven H.
Title:
The First Amendment, Democracy, and Romance
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1990.
Description:
A work which Lawrence Tribe described as "a lucid and original contribution to the literature of free speech", proposing that Emersonian ideals are theoretically fundamental to the first amendment
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-64417
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Bill of Rights, freedom of speech
Author:
Title:
The Spirit of Liberty, Papers and Addresses of Learned Hand. Collected, and with an Introduction and Notes, by Irving Dilliard. First Edition, Third Printing [and] The Spirit of Liberty [one of 375 copies, privately printed by Leonard F. Bahr]
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf [and] Adagio Press, New York [and] Harper Woods, 1952 & 1964.
Description:
Presentation copy of the only collection of Hand's essays and addresses, "To George F. Goodyear [fellow Harvard Law graduate and upstate New Yorker] / in the belief that the / performance will realize / the promise / Learned Hand / Sep 29, 1952"
Condition:
Original cloth, gilt [and] printed stapled wraps, both works now housed in a specially designed folding case and cloth box; quite attractive
Book No.:
W-75615
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
Bill of Rights, constitutional law
Author:
Hand, Learned
Title:
The Bill of Rights
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1958.
Description:
Presentation copy of Judge Hand's only book-length work--"To Edward Weinfeld / who brings to our common / calling a devotion to justice / a penetrating intelligence / and a fabulous industry / Learned Hand / April 14, 1958"
Condition:
Original green cloth, gilt, a trifle worn and the gilt on the spine a bit dull, else a very good, clean copy
Book No.:
W-75328
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
Bill of Rights, constitutional law, Inscribed or Presentation Copy

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