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book #80407
Lavery, Emmet
The Magnificent Yankee, A Play in Three Acts [presentation copy "For / Kenneth MacKinna [the actor, director, and producer with whom Laverty worked on a number of occasions] / with enduring regard / and all good wishes / Emmet Laverty / June 1948"]
Samuel French, New York, 1946.
The much praised play (and later a movie) focusing on Holmes' years in Washington while a justice on the Supreme Court, set in its entirety in the home library of the Holmes's, with an inspiring colloquy between Brandeis and Holmes in the second act
Original red cloth, a very good clean copy, with the stamp "property of / West L.A. Acting / Classes / (310) 285-9233" on the front blank
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$ 350.00
Inscribed or Presentation Copy, Supreme Court, Law and Literature

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