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Author:
Dowling, Noel T.
Title:
Cases on Constitutional Law. Third Edition
Publisher:
Foundation Press, Inc., Brooklyn, 1946.
Description:
Condition:
Worn, extensive underlining, a usable copy only
Book No.:
W-52548
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Casebooks, constitutional law
 
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:
Cooley, Thomas M.
Title:
A Treatise on the Constitutional Limitations Which Rest Upon the Legislative Power of the States of the American Union
Publisher:
Little, Brown, and Company, Boston, 1868.
Description:
First edition of Cooley's magnum opus, a work admired by Holmes and used by him in his undergraduate course on constitutional law at Harvard, described by his principal biographer as "the most fecund source of laissez faire constitutional principles"
Condition:
Modern sheep, crimson morocco label, gilt, some markings and an occasional notation, else a very good copy; with an eight page Little Brown catalogue
Book No.:
W-75017
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Kohlmeier, Louis M.
Title:
"God Save This Honorable Court!"
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1972.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, some staining; usable only
Book No.:
W-49723
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
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:
Title:
The Parliamentary Opinions of Lord Mansfield, Sir Dudley Ryder, Mr. Charles Yorke, Mr. William Beckford, &c. On the Choice of a Regency or Regent; with Other Discussions on That Interesting Question
Publisher:
Printed for John Stockdale, opposite Burlington-House, Piccadilly, London, 1788.
Description:
Part of the debate during the mental incapacity of George III (no provision for succession having been made), publishing a series of arguments bruited when the 1751 Regency Bill, providing for his own succession while a minor, had been enacted
Condition:
Disbound, one leaf torn with loss of several words on its verso (but not the sense); 46 pages plus the advertising leaf
Book No.:
W-71544
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
insanity, Parliament, English constitutional law
Author:
Title:
Opinions of the Judges of the Supreme Court of the United States, In the Case of the Proprietors of Charles River Bridge vs. The Proprietors of Warren Bridge and Others. Delivered at the January Term of the Court, at Washington, 1837. Cohen 11595
Publisher:
Otis, Broaders and Co., Boston, 1837.
Description:
The only separate printing of one of "the three great constitutional decisions of the Taney Court's first term", with Daniel Webster for the appellants, the Court circumscribing exclusive property rights perceived to conflict with the public good
Condition:
Modern 1/4 sheep over marbled boards, discreetly ex-library, a bit of foxing, else well-preserved; uncommon, one law library holder in OCLC
Book No.:
W-75108
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
Supreme Court, constitutional law
Author:
Hargrave, Francis
Title:
Collectanea Juridica. Consisting of Tracts Relative to the Law and Constitution of England. Two Volumes [complete] [with the "A Register of Law Publications" of 32 and 26 pages in the first and second volumes, respectively, not found in all sets]
Publisher:
Printed for E. and R. Brooke, Bell-Yard, Temple-Bar, London, 1791-92.
Description:
One of two works which Holdsworth termed Hargrave's "principal service to legal history", a rich and diverse selection of forty previously unpublished tracts from his extraordinary collection ultimately purchased and deposited in the British Library
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf, ex-library, with the ownership signature of Sir Robert Gifford, Baron Gifford, and the bookplate of Henry Bickersteth, Baron Langdale
Book No.:
W-74675
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
English constitutional law
 
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:
Tullock, Gordon
Title:
Trials on Trial, The Pure Theory of Legal Procedure
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-47353
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Supreme Court, constitutional law, trials, economics
 
Author:
Chandler, Ralph C. et al
Title:
Constitutional Law Deskbook. Individual Rights
Publisher:
Lawyers Co-Operative Publishing Co., Rochester, 1987.
Description:
Condition:
Original brown cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-91276
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Title:
The Journal of Law, Conducted by an Association of Members of the Bar
Publisher:
The Journal of Law, Philadelphia, 1830.
Description:
The second issue of a very early Amercian law journal, of which only 24 issues were to appear; with essays on Matthew Hale, on arbitration, and on the University of Pennsylvania, among others, closing with a list of agents and a law bookseller ad
Condition:
Original stabbed wraps, a wonderfully preserved copy; 15 pages
Book No.:
W-57734
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Ervin, Jr., Sam J.
Title:
Campaign Practices and the Law: Watergate and Beyond
Publisher:
Emory Law Journal, Atlanta, 1974.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed wraps, a bit dusty, faded and chipped, but quite sound; the Winter issue
Book No.:
W-70536
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Kalven, Jr., Harry
Title:
A Worthy Tradition, Freedom of Speech in America
Publisher:
Harper & Row, Publishers, New York, 1988.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-66849
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
constitutional law, freedom of speech
 
Author:
Cox, Archibald, Mark DeWolfe Howe, et al
Title:
Civil Rights, the Constitution, and the Courts
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1967.
Description:
Three essays delivered before the Massachusetts Historical Society in 1965 and 1966
Condition:
Book No.:
W-16019
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
civil rights, constitutional law, criminal law, reports of cases, trials
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:
Pitts, Jesse R. and Olivier Zunz (eds.)
Title:
The Tocqueville Review, La Revue Tocqueville, Volume 7, 1985/86
Publisher:
Tocqueville Society, Charlottesville, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-30322
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
FRANCE, constitutional law, philosophy of law, Law and Literature
Author:
Curtis, George Ticknor
Title:
History of the Origin, Formation, and Adoption of the Constitution of the United States; With Notices of Its Principal Framers. Two Volumes. Compare Cohen 2799
Publisher:
Harper and Brothers, New York, 1861.
Description:
An early reissue of the principal work of Curtis, a student of Story's and one of Webster's literary executors, expanded by him towards the end of the century to include subsequent developments, here focusing exclusively on the Constitution's origins
Condition:
Original embossed cloth, gilt, lightly worn but generally quite clean and attractive; Charles E. Wyzanki's set, though without his ownership signature
Book No.:
W-75355
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
constitutional law, biography
 
Author:
Cox, Archibald, Mark DeWolfe Howe, et al
Title:
Civil Rights, the Constitution, and the Courts
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1967.
Description:
Three essays delivered before the Massachusetts Historical Society in 1965 and 1966
Condition:
Book No.:
W-17299
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
civil rights, constitutional law, criminal law, reports of cases, trials
 
Author:
Braveman, Daan
Title:
Constitutional Law: Structure and Rights in our Federal System. Third Edition
Publisher:
Matthew Bender & Company, Inc., New York, 1996.
Description:
Condition:
Blue cloth, a good sound copy
Book No.:
W-30941
Price:
$ 12.50
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Tullock, Gordon
Title:
Trials on Trial, The Pure Theory of Legal Procedure
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-48940
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Supreme Court, constitutional law, trials, economics
 
Author:
Horwill, Herbert W.
Title:
The Usages of the American Constitution
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, Glasgow, 1925.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, quite worn and cocked; a working copy only
Book No.:
W-91295
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Wambaugh, Eugene
Title:
A Selection of Cases on Constitutional Law. Four Volumes
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1914-15.
Description:
The casebook prepared by Wambaugh for his course at Harvard in the subject matter area, constitutional law, for which he is remembered, particularly his "perceptively sound estimates of the direction of the movement of Supreme Court adjudications"
Condition:
Cloth boards, quite worn, some pencilling, yet clean and usable
Book No.:
W-10808
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
constitutional law, Casebooks
Author:
Jackson, Robert H.
Title:
Full Faith and Credit, The Lawyer's Clause of the Constitution
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1945.
Description:
The third annual Cardozo Lecture, delivered by Justice Jackson on the fourth anniversary of Pearl Harbor, on the clause of the Constitution in which he believed deeply--"the foundation of any hope we may have for a national system of justice"
Condition:
Original maroon cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-72157
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
Supreme Court, constitutional law
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:
Staunford, William
Title:
An Exposicion of the kinges prerogatiue collected out of the great abridgement of Iustice Fitzherbert and other old writers of the lawes of Englande . . . Whereunto is annexed the Proces to the same Prerogatiue appertaining. S.T.C. 23213; Beale T491. Quarto
Publisher:
Imprynted . . . in fleet strete . . . by Rychard Tottel [etc.], London, 1567.
Description:
First edition of one of the first English legal treatises of substance to focus on a discrete subject area of the law, in this case the powers of the King upon such matters as marriage, wardship, idiots, lunatics, escheats and wrecks, among others
Condition:
Modern 1/4 morocco over marbled boards, definite staining throughout, moreso at the end, two leaves repaired with loss; a working copy
Book No.:
W-59198
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
English constitutional law
 
Author:
Petit-Dutaillis, Charles
Title:
Studies and Notes Supplementary to Stubbs' Constitutional History, Down to the Great Charter. Second edition
Publisher:
Manchester University Press, Manchester, 1911.
Description:
Condition:
Original black cloth, a bit worn and stained, but a sound copy
Book No.:
W-63497
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
English constitutional law
 
Author:
Title:
Constitutional Rights of the Mentally Ill. Part 2--Criminal Aspect [only]. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights of the Committee on the Judiciary [of the United States Senate], Eighty-Seventh Congress, First Session
Publisher:
Government Printing Office, Washington, 1961.
Description:
Three days of testimony (May 2, 4, and 5, 1961), with appearances by Abe Krash, Judge Alexander Holtzoff, and Professor Kenneth A. Pye, among several others
Condition:
Original printed stapled self-wraps, the front wrap somewhat soiled, else a good usable copy; pages 549-825
Book No.:
W-91652
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
insanity, constitutional law
 
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:
Cox, Archibald
Title:
The Role of the Supreme Court in American Government. First Indian Impression
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, Delhi, 1977.
Description:
The copy from the library of Archibald Cox, the seemingly unrecorded Delhi printing of his four Chichele Lectures delivered at Oxford, with the publisher's transmittal slip tipped in (noting 800 copies printed); no copy in OCLC, RLIN, Hollis or COPAC
Condition:
Original cloth, somewhat worn, in a worn and defective dustjacket
Book No.:
W-73784
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
constitutional law, legal reform, Supreme Court
Author:
Blackstone, William
Title:
The Case of the Late Election for the County of Middlesex, Considered On the Principles of the Constitution, and the Authorities of Law. Not separately listed in Eller, who also does not list the London variant printings of 1769; compare Eller 231. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed for T. Cadell (Successor to Mr. Millar) in the Strand, London, 1769.
Description:
Blackstone's passionate invocation of the common law as the source of the House of Common's power to expel a member, and his principal contribution to English constitutional law outside the Commentaries; not seen by Eller and surprisingly uncommon
Condition:
Modern calf, very light browning, a good, wide-margined copy, with the half-title; 44 pages
Book No.:
W-67958
Price:
$ 2500.00
Category:
English constitutional law
Author:
Title:
Lawyers Guild Review. Volume 1, Number 1 through Volume 20, Number 4 [complete except for two issues]
Publisher:
National Lawyers Guild, Washington and New York, 1940-1960.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, showing wear, some wraps detached, else a good set
Book No.:
W-72777
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
civil liberties, constitutional law
Author:
Ginger, Ann Fagan (ed.)
Title:
Human Rights Casefinder 1953-1969, The Warren Court Era, Citations to Federal, State, and Unreported Opinions on: Civil Liberties, Due Process, Civil Rights, Law of the Poor
Publisher:
Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Library, Berkeley, 1972.
Description:
Condition:
Original oversized printed wraps, the front wrap marked and dusty, else a good copy; 281 pages
Book No.:
W-74565
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
Supreme Court, civil rights, poor law, constitutional law
 
Author:
Curtis, George William
Title:
Equal Rights for All. George William Curtis in the New York State Constitutional Convention 1867
Publisher:
Issued by New York State Constitutional Convention Campaign, Rochester.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-50673
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
women's law, New York, constitutional law
Author:
Title:
Brief Deductions Relative to the Aid and Supply of the Executive Power, According to the Law of England. In Cases of Infancy, Delirium, or Other Incapacity of the King. Second Edition
Publisher:
Printed for J. Debrett, London, 1788.
Description:
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards; a very nice, clean copy
Book No.:
W-47595
Price:
$ 500.00
Category:
insanity, English constitutional law
 
Author:
Smith, Paul Samuel
Title:
A New Approach to the American Constitution
Publisher:
Calart Publishing House, Whittier, 1931.
Description:
Condition:
Original maroon cloth, worn and somewhat speckled; sound
Book No.:
W-63263
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Redlich, Norman et al.
Title:
Constitutional Law. Third Edition
Publisher:
Matthew Bender & Company, Inc., New York, 1996.
Description:
Condition:
Blue cloth, a bright, clean copy
Book No.:
W-30310
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
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:
Lieber, Francis]
Title:
Final Report and Address of the President. Report of Proceedings at the Third Annual Meeting
Publisher:
Loyal Publication Society, New York, 1866.
Description:
The final salvo of the Society which Lieber helped found and which he served as President, Lieber observing that it had "contributed no inconsiderable share in bringing about one of the greatest national acts in all history"--Lincoln's re-election
Condition:
Original stabbed, printed wraps, well preserved; 13 pages
Book No.:
W-56306
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
constitutional law, CIVIL WAR, political theory
 
Author:
Title:
Report of the Constitutional Convention Commission to His Excellency, Spiro T. Agnew, Governor of Maryland [etc.]
Publisher:
State of Maryland, Annapolis, 1967.
Description:
Condition:
Blue cloth, cocked but sound, in a worn dustjacket
Book No.:
W-30786
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
constitutional law, Maryland
 
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:
Dowling, Noel T.
Title:
Cases on Constitutional Law
Publisher:
Foundation Press, Brooklyn, 1946.
Description:
Condition:
Embrowned, underlining and notations throughout
Book No.:
W-52374
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Casebooks, constitutional law
 
Author:
Eckhardt, Bob and Charles L. Black
Title:
The Tides of Power, Conversations on the American Constitution
Publisher:
Yale University Press, New Haven, 1976.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-48371
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Title:
In the Supreme Court of the State of California. The People of the State of California vs. Alexander P. More[etc.,]
Publisher:
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-50204
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
constitutional law, education, Discrimination
Author:
Baker, John F.
Title:
The Federal Constitution, An Essay
Publisher:
G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1887.
Description:
Condition:
Blue cloth, gilt, showing wear, but quite sound
Book No.:
W-43650
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Arkes, Hadley
Title:
Beyond the Constitution
Publisher:
Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1990.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55502
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
constitutional law
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:
Walker, Clifford]
Title:
In Re Search Warrants, Opinion of Attorney-General
Publisher:
State of Georgia, n.p., [1917].
Description:
The opinion written by Clifford Walker, then Attorney General, and later Governor of Georgia
Condition:
Printed stapled wraps, showing wear but sound; 8 pages
Book No.:
W-48447
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
constitutional law
 
Author:
Long, Joseph Ragland
Title:
Cases on Constitutional Law. Second Edition
Publisher:
The Lawyers Co-Operative Publishing Company, Rochester, 1932.
Description:
Condition:
Original buckram, some underlining; a usable copy
Book No.:
W-40868
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Casebooks, constitutional law
 
Author:
Phelps, Robert H. and E. Douglas Hamilton
Title:
Libel, Rights, Risks, Responsibilities
Publisher:
Macmillan, New York, 1966.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-44841
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
constitutional law

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