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Author:
Belli, Melvin M. and Danny R. Jones
Title:
Belli Looks at Life and Law in Japan
Publisher:
The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., Indianapolis, 1960.
Description:
With a preface by Toshio Irie, Justice of the Supreme Court of Japan, a good index, and a serious, instructive look at damage awards in Japanese civil cases
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55808
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
biography, JAPAN, RUSSIA
 
Author:
Dugdale, William
Title:
Origines Juridiciales, or Historical Memorials of the English Laws, Courts of Justice, Forms of Tryal, Punishment in Cases Criminal, Law-Writers, Law-Books . . . Innes of Court and Chancery [etc.]. Second edition
Publisher:
Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Abel Rober, John Martin [etc.], London, 1671.
Description:
The foremost early treatise devoted to the history of the legal profession (particularly to the Inns of Court) still of value, termed "a pioneering work . . . and influential" by Dr. Baker and "the chief authority" by Holdsworth; with the six plates
Condition:
Contemporary calf, worn, joints cracked, else a sound copy
Book No.:
W-63682
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
Inns of Court, criminal law, biography
Author:
Campbell, John Lord
Title:
The Lives of the Chief Justices of England. From the Norman Conquest till the Death of Lord Tenterden. Five Volumes
Publisher:
Edward Thomson, Long Island, 1894.
Description:
The most sumptuous and elaborate of all the editions of the Campbell's Chief Justices, with many full-page plates, some in color and others folding; with the crimson dustwrappers, well preserved, in the original slipcases, somewhat worn
Condition:
Book No.:
W-59068
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
biography, Bench and Bar
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:
Smith, Charlotte Watkins
Title:
Carl Becker, On History and the Climate of Opinion
Publisher:
Cornell University Press.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-20121
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
political theory, biography
 
Author:
Bell, H.E.
Title:
Maitland, A Critical Examination and Assessment
Publisher:
Adam & Charles Black, London, 1965.
Description:
A fine biography of Maitland, rivalling Fifoot's, and possibly better capturing Maitland's character, with an appendix on Maitland as a teacher; this the not often seen English edition
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-61717
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
biography
 
Author:
Garcia Cruzado, Servando
Title:
Gonzalo Garcia de Villadiego, Canonista Salmantino del Siglo XV
Publisher:
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Roma, 1968.
Description:
Volume 20 in the series Cuadernos del Instituto Juridico Espanol
Condition:
Printed sewn wraps, a bit worn, but quite a good copy; 287 pages
Book No.:
W-55164
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
15TH CENTURY, biography, SPAIN, canon law
 
Author:
Mitgang, Herbert
Title:
The Man Who Rode the Tiger, The Life and Times of Judge Samuel Seabury
Publisher:
J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, 1963.
Description:
Condition:
Legal Studies of the William Nelson Cromwell Foundation
Book No.:
W-16261
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
New York, biography
 
Author:
Mitgang, Herbert
Title:
The Man Who Rode the Tiger, The Life and Times of Judge Samuel Seabury
Publisher:
J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, 1963.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-70560
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
New York, biography
Author:
Cooksey, Richard
Title:
Essay on the Life and Character of John Lord Somers . . . Also Sketches of an Essay on the Life and Character of Philip Earl of Hardwicke [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed by J. Holl; (for the author.) And sold by J. Bew [etc.], Worcester, 1791.
Description:
A principal contemporary account (the only I can locate in book form) of John Somers and Philip Yorke, two of England's pre-eminent early modern lawyers, a rich mix of contributions by Cooksey, Defoe, Walpole, and Jeremiah Bentham, among many others
Condition:
Later calf, gilt, quite rubbed, label lacking, title trimmed not affecting text, some foxing, ex-library, else (and despite this litany) a good copy
Book No.:
W-71543
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
equity, biography
 
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:
Partridge, Bellamy
Title:
Country Lawyer
Publisher:
Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., New York, 1939.
Description:
The account of the law practice of the author's father in upstate New York in the late 19th century, based for the most part on the 'little black book' which the latter kept
Condition:
Book No.:
W-52220
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
biography
 
Author:
Carr, Cecil
Title:
George James Turner 1867-1946
Publisher:
Geoffrey Cumberlege, London, n.d..
Description:
The eulogy appearing in the Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume XL, testimony to the efforts of Maitland's principal collaborator in the editing of the Year Books for the Selden Society, initiated by Maitland shortly before the century's turn
Condition:
Original printed wraps, worn but sound; 12 pages
Book No.:
W-10774
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
biography
 
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:
Dorsen, David M.
Title:
Henry Friendly, Greatest Judge of His Era. Foreword by Judge Richard A. Posner
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 2012.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-77499
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
biography
 
Author:
Fowler, Edith Henrietta
Title:
The Life of Henry Hartley Fowler, First Viscount Wolverhampton, G.C.S.I
Publisher:
Hutchinson & Co., London, 1912.
Description:
The principal biographical source for the successful solicitor and politician who served as the President of the Incorporated Law Society in 1901 (this being their copy) and whose firm (Fowler, Langley and Wright) still practices in Wolverhampton
Condition:
Original crimson cloth, gilt, quite rubbed, ex-Incorporated Law Society, a usable copy
Book No.:
W-75110
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
biography
Author:
Foss, Edward
Title:
The Judges of England; With Sketches of their Lives, and Miscellaneous Notices Connected with the Courts at Westminster from the Time of the Conquest. Nine Volumes [complete]
Publisher:
Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans [and] John Murray, London, 1848-64.
Description:
Still the standard treatise on the English judiciary's history, in Holdsworth's words "a great work . . . throughout based on the best authorities" with over 1,500 biographies covering the course of eight centuries, from the Norman Conquest to 1864
Condition:
Original brown embossed cloth, gilt, the spines lightly sunned, the occasional blemish here and there, a very little foxing; a very good clean set
Book No.:
W-77808
Price:
$ 1750.00
Category:
Bench and Bar, biography
 
Author:
Bentham, Jeremy
Title:
On the Liberty of the Press and Public Discussion and other Legal and Political Writings for Spain and Portugal. Edited by Catherine Pease-Watkin and Philip Schofield
Publisher:
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 2012.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, a very good copy; The Collected Works of Jeremy Bentham, Constitutional Law, Penology, and Criminal Law
Book No.:
W-78469
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
biography, freedom of press, SPAIN, PORTUGAL
Author:
Title:
An Exact List of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal . . . Also a Compleat Alphabetical Double List of I. The Counties, Cities and Boroughs . . . II. The Knights, Citizens, and Burgesses . . . To which is added, The Trustees for Georgia [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed by E. Cave at St. John's Gate, London, 1734-35.
Description:
A rare list of those serving in Parliament, complemented by the names and places of abode of the trustees for the Georgia colony (established by Royal charter in 1732), including James Oglethorpe and the Earl of Egmont, and their commissioners
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, rubbed, neatly rebacked, the margins cut close, but legibility not affected, a good clean copy
Book No.:
W-76112
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
biography, Parliament, Georgia
Author:
Topham, Edward
Title:
The Life of the Late John Elwes, Esquire; Member in Three Successive Parliaments for Berkshire. First Published in the Paper of The World. The Ninth Edition
Publisher:
Printed by John Jarvis, London, 1791.
Description:
Condition:
Table defective, embrowning; new 1/4 calf gilt
Book No.:
W-43487
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
corporations, biography
 
Author:
Myers, Richard O.
Title:
Famous Forensic Scientists. 5-Sir Thomas Stevenson 1838-1908. Reprinted From Medicine, Science, and the Law January 1962
Publisher:
Sweet & Maxwell, Ltd., London.
Description:
Condition:
Printed stapled wraps; 4 pages
Book No.:
W-61411
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
biography, forensic medicine
 
Author:
Vandenhoff, Anne
Title:
Edward Dickinson Baker, Western Gentleman, Frontier Lawyer, American Statesman
Publisher:
Pony Express Printers, Auburn, 1979.
Description:
The only modern biography of the London-born Baker, later to practice law in Springfield, Illinois among the "brilliant circle" which included Douglas and Lincoln, who was to rely upon him greatly during the Civil War, Baker then Senator from Oregon
Condition:
Illustrated, printed wraps, well preserved; 114 pages
Book No.:
W-10079
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
biography, Frontier Law, Western (US) law
 
Author:
Brown (comps.), C.R., P.A. Maxwell & L.F. Maxwell
Title:
A Sweet and Maxwell's Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth of Nations. Volume 3. Canadian and British-American Colonial Law From Earliest Times to December, 1956
Publisher:
John Rees, London, 1990.
Description:
The volume of the pre-eminent legal bibliography of the English-speaking world and the former British Empire devoted to Canada until 1956 and to the United States during its colonial period; other volumes and the entire set also available
Condition:
Original cloth, as new, in the glassine dustjacket; the facsimile reissue of the second edition of 1957
Book No.:
W-61436
Price:
$ 55.00
Category:
Bench and Bar, Bibliography, biography, CANADA, colonies, Pennsylvania
 
Author:
Bowen, Catherine Drinker
Title:
Yankee From Olympus, Justice Holmes and His Family
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1944.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-56913
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
biography, Supreme Court
 
Author:
Title:
The Law Practice of Alexander Hamilton Documents and Commentary Volume I
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1964.
Description:
Condition:
Ex-library?, some pencilling, lacking the dustjacket, sound
Book No.:
W-41130
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
biography, 18TH CENTURY
Author:
Title:
The Life of the Late Honourable Robert Price, Esq; One Of the Justices of His Majesty's Court of Common-Pleas [etc.]. Straus, Unspeakable Curll pp.297-98
Publisher:
Printed by the Appointment of the Family [etc.], London, 1734.
Description:
One of the few early biographies of an English judge, the "honest and painstaking . . . patriot of his native country [Wales]" whose sturdy independence of the King was renowned; with a manuscript ancestral lineage on the rear pastedown
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, rebacked, ex-library, conceivably a variant issuance, without the will and preliminary leaves (identifying Curll) called for by ESTC
Book No.:
W-71225
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
biography
 
Author:
Tietjen, Randall (ed.)
Title:
In the Clutches of the Law, Clarence Darrow's Letters
Publisher:
University of California Press, Berkeley, 2013.
Description:
More than 500 letters brought together over twenty years, meticulously edited and glossed, and destined to materially change our views of Darrow, in the words of Michael Tigar--"one of the three best books on Clarence Darrow ever published"
Condition:
Original cloth, as new in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-77129
Price:
$ 100.00
Category:
biography, Radicals, Law and Literature
Author:
Goebel, Jr., et al (eds.), Julius
Title:
The Law Practice of Alexander Hamilton, Documents and Commentary. Five Volumes [complete]
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1964-81.
Description:
The highly praised edition of Hamilton's miraculously surviving law papers, printing for the first time his treatise on New York practice, his law register and cashbook, and providing us with eye-opening glimpses of his practice, civil and criminal
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good set in slightly worn dustjackets
Book No.:
W-77137
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
biography, 18TH CENTURY
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:
Dugdale, William
Title:
Origines Juridiciales, or Historical Memorials of the English Laws, Courts of Justice, Forms of Tryal, Punishment in Cases Criminal, Law-Writers, Law-Books . . . Inns of Court and Chancery [etc.]. Third edition. Wing D2490
Publisher:
Printed for Christop. Wilkinson [and two others] [etc.], London, 1680.
Description:
The foremost early treatise devoted to the history of the legal profession (particularly to the Inns of Court), still of value, termed "a pioneering work . . . and influential" by Dr. Baker and "the chief authority" by Holdsworth; with the 7 plates
Condition:
Contemporary calf, ex-library, the front board detached and the title and first leaf loose; with the armorial bookplate of Charles, Viscount Bruce
Book No.:
W-74934
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
Inns of Court, criminal law, biography
 
Author:
Carr, Cecil
Title:
George James Turner 1867-1946
Publisher:
Geoffrey Cumberlege [for the British Academy], London, n.d..
Description:
The eulogy appearing in Volume XL of the Academy's Proceedings, testimony to the efforts of Maitland's principal collaborator in the editing of the Year Books for the Selden Society, a project initiated by Maitland shortly before the century's turn
Condition:
Printed wraps, unevenly browned but sound; 12 pages
Book No.:
W-61842
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
biography
 
Author:
Bowen, Catherine Drinker
Title:
Yankee From Olympus, Justice Holmes and His Family
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1944.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55286
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
biography, Supreme Court
 
Author:
Bowen, Catherine Drinker
Title:
Yankee From Olympus, Justice Holmes and His Family
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1944.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55287
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
biography, Supreme Court
Author:
Foss, Edward
Title:
Biographia Juridica, A Biographical Dictionary of the Judges of England From the Conquest to the Present Time 1066-1870
Publisher:
John Murray, London, 1870.
Description:
Still the principal biographical source for the study of the English judiciary, distilled and expanded from Foss's 'Judges of England', a work Holdsworth termed "of the greatest value to legal historians, principally for the biographies"
Condition:
Covers badly flecked, hinges cracked; a working copy
Book No.:
W-54649
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
Bench and Bar, biography
Author:
Dugdale, William
Title:
Origines Juridiciales, or Historical Memorials of the English Laws, Courts of Justice, Forms of Tryal, Punishment in Cases Criminal, Law-Writers, Law-Books . . . Innes of Court and Chancery [etc.]. Second edition
Publisher:
Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Abel Rober, John Martin [etc.], London, 1671.
Description:
The foremost early treatise devoted to the history of the legal profession (particularly to the Inns of Court), still of value, termed "a pioneering work . . . and influential" by Dr. Baker and "the chief authority" by Holdsworth; with the six plates
Condition:
Contemporary calf, worn, front board detached, embrowning; sound
Book No.:
W-60145
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
Inns of Court, criminal law, biography
 
Author:
Fifoot, C.H.S.
Title:
Frederic William Maitland, A Life
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1971.
Description:
Condition:
A little marked, but quite a good copy
Book No.:
W-46807
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
18TH CENTURY, biography
Author:
Phillips (ed.), Harlan B.
Title:
Felix Frankfurter Reminisces, Recorded in Talks with Dr. Harlan B. Phillips
Publisher:
Reynal and Company, New York, 1960.
Description:
Presentation copy of the only commercially published oral history conducted with a Supreme Court justice: "For / Berdie Hellinger / with happy memories and / the best wishes, affectionately / Felix Frankfurter / July 29 1960"
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-74225
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
biography, Supreme Court
 
Author:
Weaver, John D.
Title:
Warren, The Man The Court The Era
Publisher:
Little Brown, Boston, 1967.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-10853
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
Supreme Court, biography
 
Author:
Foss, Edward
Title:
Biographia Juridica, A Biographical Dictionary of the Judges of England, From the Conquest to the Present Time, 1066-1870
Publisher:
John Murray, Albemarle Street, London, 1870.
Description:
Still the principal biographical source for the study of the English judiciary, distilled and expanded from Foss's 'Judges of England', a work Holdsworth termed "of the greatest value to legal historians, principally for the biographies"
Condition:
Original embossed cloth, gilt, quite rubbed and unevenly faded, the front hinge cracked, else a usable copy
Book No.:
W-76919
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
Bench and Bar, biography
Author:
Story, Joseph
Title:
Sketch of the Life of Samuel Dexter . . . As Delivered to the Grand Jurors of the District of Massachusetts, and to the Members of the Suffolk Bar, At the opening of the Court in Boston, Published at Their Joint Request [etc.]. Cohen 1975
Publisher:
Printed by John Eliot, Boston, 1816.
Description:
Story's eulogy of the Boston lawyer whom he characterized in his 'Autobiography' as "at the head of the Massachusetts Bar, and truly princeps inter pares" and whom Story later chose, in his Dane lecture, as a role model for students in the law school
Condition:
Original ?self-wraps, disbound, quite browned, last leaf repaired (text legible), now preserved in a modern 3/4 calf case; uncommon, four copies in OCLC
Book No.:
W-77583
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
biography
Author:
Campbell, John Lord
Title:
The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England, from the Earliest Times till the Reign of King George IV. Eight Volumes
Publisher:
John Murray, Albemarle Street, London, 1846-69.
Description:
The most famous of all works devoted to England's Lord Chancellors, described as a work which "challenge[s] comparison with the best biographies in the language"; with the eighth index volume, printed in 1869, in a variant binding
Condition:
3/4 crimson morocco, gilt, Law Society prize binding; sound
Book No.:
W-52333
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
equity, biography
Author:
Campbell, John Lord
Title:
Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England, from the Earliest Times to the Reign of King George IV. First [through Third] Series. In Seven Volumes. Cohen 2175
Publisher:
Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia, 1847-48.
Description:
First American edition of the most famous of all works devoted to England's Lord Chancellors, a work which "challenge[s] comparison with the best biographies in the language", from the Anglo-Saxon chancellors through the 19th century
Condition:
Original cloth, gilt, spine of volume one repaired and some spine ends chipped, some foxing and staining, ex-Redpath Library, yet a usable set
Book No.:
W-74275
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
biography
 
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:
Dalrymple, David, Lord Hailes]
Title:
A Catalogue of the Lords of Session, from the Institution of the College of Justice, in the year 1532. With Historical Notes. Quarto
Publisher:
N.p., Edinburgh, 1794.
Description:
The first revision, significantly expanded, of the first effort to provide biographical detail of the Scots judiciary, undertaken by Lord Hailes, advisor to James Boswell and to whom Dr. Johnson is said to have turned "on any matter of Scottish law"
Condition:
Original ?self-wraps, disbound, a clean copy with ample margins. 18+42 pages; one copy in a law library in ESTC
Book No.:
W-76204
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
biography, SCOTLAND
Author:
Burnett, Gilbert
Title:
The Life and Death of Sir Matthew Hale, Kt. Sometime Lord Chief Justice of His Majesties Court of Kings Bench. Wing B5828
Publisher:
Printed for William Shrowsbery, at the Bible in Duke-Lane, London, 1682.
Description:
First reissue of one of the few early, contemporary biographies of an English judge or lawyer, still "the main source of personal details" of our knowledge of Hale and, in Holdsworth's words, "the best life"; with the frontispiece
Condition:
Contemporary gilt panelled goatskin morocco, skilfully repaired, the spine extra gilt, marbled pastedowns, quite a pretty copy
Book No.:
W-53376
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
biography, Inns of Court
Author:
Bell, H.E.
Title:
Maitland, A Critical Examination and Assessment
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1965.
Description:
A fine biography of Maitland, rivalling Fifoot's, and possibly better capturing Maitland's character, with two chapters on the History of English Law, another on Domesday, a third on the Year Books, and an appendix on Maitland as a teacher
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-44562
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
biography
Author:
Fifoot, C.H.S.
Title:
Frederic William Maitland, A Life
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1971.
Description:
Praised by John Dawson as "the first full biography of Maitland", drawing upon Fifoot's earlier edition of Maitland's letters, upon unpublished family papers, and upon the reminiscences of Maitland's one surviving daughter; Studies in Legal History
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-44563
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
18TH CENTURY, biography
 
Author:
Tur, Richard and William Twining (eds.)
Title:
Essays on Kelsen
Publisher:
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in a somewhat faded dustjacket
Book No.:
W-78931
Price:
$ 55.00
Category:
biography, philosophy of law

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Phone : (415) 255-6400
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