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Author:
Darrow, Clarence
Title:
The Story of My Life
Publisher:
Buccaneer Books, Cutchogue, 1960.
Description:
Darrow's principal autobiographical work, written in his 70's, full of reflection, with much on the Scopes trial, the Leopold and Loeb case, and his other great involvements; with the 1960 copyright obtained by Darrow's three grandchildren
Condition:
Original dark gray cloth, a very good copy; the facsimile reissue of the original 1932 edition, and the first Buccaneer Books printing
Book No.:
W-69985
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
biography, Radicals, Darrow
 
Author:
Darrow, Clarence
Title:
The Story of My Life
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1934.
Description:
Condition:
Original red cloth, the rear pastedown defaced; sound
Book No.:
W-63398
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
biography
Author:
Darrow, Clarence
Title:
The Story of My Life
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1932.
Description:
Presentation copy from Clarence Darrow to his brother-in-law, Fred Hamerstrom (younger brother of Darrow's wife, Ruby) whom Darrow knew intimately for many decades--"From Clarence Darrow / To Frederick N. Hamerstrom / With regard and affection"
Condition:
Cloth-backed boards, morocco label, showing some wear, else a good copy, number 42 of 294 numbered copies of the Limited Edition
Book No.:
W-77475
Price:
$ 3500.00
Category:
biography
 
Author:
Darrow, Clarence S.
Title:
A Persian Pearl and Other Essays
Publisher:
The Stratford Company, Boston, 1931.
Description:
Condition:
A bit worn and stained, with several pages torn during opening
Book No.:
W-63018
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Author:
Darrow, Clarence
Title:
Plea of Clarence Darrow, in his own Defense to the Jury that exonerated him of the charge of bribery at Los Angeles August - 1912
Publisher:
Golden Press, Los Angeles, 1912.
Description:
Arguably Darrow's most brilliant speech, personally defending himself against the charge of jury-tampering, still spellbinding, the jury acquitting Darrow in a half hour; without the portrait but with the original mailing envelope
Condition:
Original printed wraps, quite pretty and well preserved; 59 pages
Book No.:
W-41115
Price:
$ 200.00
Category:
criminal law, Legal Ethics, Law and Literature
Author:
Darrow, Clarence
Title:
The Story of My Life. Grosset's Universal Library Edition
Publisher:
Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1957?.
Description:
Darrow's principal autobiographical work, written in his 70's, full of reflection, with much on the Scopes trial, the Leopold and Loeb case, and his other great involvements, the 27th work to appear in the publisher's Universal Library
Condition:
Illustrated multi-colored library cloth, somewhat worn and unevenly faded, else sound, the reissue in facsimile of the original 1932 edition
Book No.:
W-59528
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
biography, Radicals
Author:
Darrow, Clarence
Title:
The Story of My Life
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1932.
Description:
The advance editorial copy (and so designated on the front wrap) of Darrow's principal autobiographical work, written in his 70's, full of reflection, with much on the Scopes trial, the Leopold and Loeb case, and his other great involvements
Condition:
Original sewn wraps, rubbed and chipped, a bit stained, but sound
Book No.:
W-60863
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
biography
 
Author:
Darrow, Clarence S.
Title:
A Persian Pearl and Other Essays
Publisher:
The Stratford Company, Boston, 1931.
Description:
Condition:
Cloth-backed boards, a bit worn and stained, but sound
Book No.:
W-63478
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
Author:
Darrow, Clarence
Title:
Woman Suffrage [with] Shall the World's Fair Be Open on Sunday? [with] The Eight Hour Day. Hunsberger 4, 4a and 5
Publisher:
The Sunset Club, Chicago, 1893].
Description:
Three of Darrow's very earliest recorded public appearances, including his advocacy of woman suffrage, all debated at the Sunset Club, the organization which "turned out to be Darrow's university [and] constituted the greatest education of his life"
Condition:
Original dark maroon cloth, gilt, showing wear and somewhat faded and strained, the back cover spotted, but a usable copy
Book No.:
W-73693
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
women's law, labor law
 
Author:
Darrow, Clarence
Title:
The Story of My Life
Publisher:
Da Capo Press, New York, 1996.
Description:
Darrow's principal autobiographical work, written in his 70's, full of reflection, with much on the Scopes trial, the Leopold and Loeb case, and his other great involvements; with an new introduction, sometimes contentious, by Alan M. Dershowitz
Condition:
Printed wraps, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-64926
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
biography, Radicals
 
Author:
Darrow, Clarence S.
Title:
A Persian Pearl and Other Essays. Hunsberger 44
Publisher:
C.L. Ricketts, Chicago, 1902.
Description:
First reissue of Darrow's first work, the only existing collection of Darrow's critical writings, taking its title from Darrow's essay on 'The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam' and informing Darrow's world-view (and his philosophy of law) throughout his life
Condition:
Original cloth-backed decorated boards, showing wear, else a good copy with untrimmed edges and partly printed in red and black
Book No.:
W-15187
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
Law and Literature

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