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Nutter, McClennen & Fish, The First Century 1879-1979

By: Alexander, Constantine

Price: $91.15

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1979

Edition: Limited/Numbered.

Seller ID: 88826

ISBN: B008AHFONI

Condition: Very Fine


Only 1000 printed, this is #16. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 69 pages. History of Warren & Brandeis (1879-1896); Brandeis, Dunbar & Nutter (1897-1916); Dunbar, Nutter & McClennen (1916-1929); Nutter, McClennen & Fish (1929- ). With full page b/w photo portraits. Includes inserted Centennial Dinner menu at Harvard Club of Boston. View more info

Benchmarks XXIV: The Life and Legacy of Joseph L. Tauro, 24th United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts

By: Belin, Richard D'A.

Price: $56.97

Publisher: Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Inc.: 2011

Seller ID: 116439

ISBN: 1575896850

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 214 pages. View more info

The Jewish Justices of the Supreme Court Revisited: Brandeis to Fortas

By: Breyer, Stephen G. (Pref.); Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Intro.)

Price: $35.57

Publisher: American jewish Historical Society: 1995

Seller ID: 69646

ISBN: B0020ODO3E

Condition: Very Good


Special Limited Edition. Crisp Tight Clean copy ! 142 pages. View more info

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Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England, From the Earliest Times Till the Reign of King George IV (10 Volumes)

By: Campbell, John

Price: $342.00

Publisher: London, UK, John Murray: 1857

Edition: 4th Edition.

Seller ID: 108192

ISBN: B014E1ILGU

Condition: Near Fine


10 volumes complete! Tan leather, gold decor, endpapers marbled, all page ends marbled. Nice Firm Clean copies ! Unmarked. Brown leather with gold decorations, 5 ribbed spines. 3 lettering pieces on spine removed, containing volume numbers III, IV, and VI. However, III, IV and VI are still blindly imprinted on the volumes. Bookplate of Frederick Styles Lyman of Montreal, born 1844. Studied at St. John's College in Cambridge, later went to Mcgill University, where he chose Law. View more info

The People v. Ferlinghetti: The Fight to Publish Allen Ginsberg's Howl

By: Collins, Ronald K. L.; Skover, David M.

Price: $18.24

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers: 2019

Seller ID: 125093

ISBN: 1538125897

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 202 pages. View more info

Leading the Way: A History of the Massachusetts General Court, 1629-1980

By: Dalton, Cornelius

Price: $63.79

Publisher: Office of the Massachusetts Secretary of State: 1984

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 113967

ISBN: 0961391502

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! In original shrinkwrap! 528 pages. View more info

The Story of My Life by Clarence Darrow - 1932 Advance Editorial Copy

By: Darrow, Clarence

Price: $114.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Scribners: 1932

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 115463

ISBN: B01MSJ08QF

Condition: Very Good


Advance Editorial Copy. Moderate general wear. 457 pages. View more info

Warrior, Statesman, Jurist for the South: The Life, Legacy, and Law of Thomas Goode Jones

By: Eidsmoe, John A.

Price: $19.34

Publisher: Sprinkle Publications: 2003

Seller ID: 98566

ISBN: B000OREHWG

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 291 pages. Student of Stonewall Jackson at VMI, Confederate Major at Age 20, Leader of Last Desperate Charge at Appomattox, Crusading Anti-Reconstruction Newspaper Editor, Speaker Alabama House of Representatives, Governor of Alabama, Key Author Alabama Constitution, Appointed Federal Judge by Teddy Roosevelt, Author of first Legal Code of Ethics. View more info

Arguments and Speeches of William Maxwell Evarts. Edited, with an Introduction, by His Son (Volume I)

By: Evarts, Sherman (ed)

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Macmillan: 1919

Seller ID: 108220

ISBN: B00GYJ6DMA

Condition: Very Good


Only 1 volume of 3. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 722 pages. View more info

Personal Reminiscences of Early Days in California with Other Sketches, to Which Is Added the Story of His Attempted Assassination by a Former Associate on the Supreme Bench of the State, by Hon. Geor

By: Field, Stephen J. & George C. Gorham.

Price: $50.16

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, The Legal Classics Library: 1989

Seller ID: 116467

ISBN: B000GVJK22

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! Has supplement 'Notes from the Editors'. 406 pages. Leather bound, hubbed spines. Accented in gold, all page ends gold gilt. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of marbled paper with a silk ribbon page marker. View more info

Life of Marcus Tullius Cicero 2 Volumes

By: Forsyth, William

Price: $26.45

Publisher: Charles Scribner & Co.: 1865

Seller ID: 83008

ISBN: B001JATK6K

Condition: Good+


2 volumes complete. Brick color cloth, gold spine decor, gold bust on front beveled boards. Moderate general wear. cloth chipped at spine tops, frayed at spine bottoms. Previous owner names. pen underlining and notes in Preface only, else pages clean and bright. 364 + 341 pages. View more info

Great Cases of Sir Henry Curtis Bennett, K.C

By: Grice, Edward

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Boston, MA, Hutchinson: 1937

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 99634

ISBN: B00086KAVK

Condition: Good+


1st Printing. Moderate general wear. Previous owner name. 156 pages. Illustrated with b/w photos.Contents:The Murder Of Elsie Cameron; The Vainest Murderer; The Thompson-Bywaters Case; The Trial of Madame Fahmy; The Crumbles Bungalow Murder; Why Ronald True Did not Hang; The Murder of Irene Munro; The Golder's Green Crime; The Banned Big Fight; The Case of the Murdered Shopkeeper; Armstrong the Poisoner; The Perfect Crime that Failed. View more info

Richard Burdon Haldane (Viscount Haldane): An autobiography

By: Haldane, R. B. Haldane

Price: $13.68

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran: 1929

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 94438

ISBN: B000857QCW

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 391 pages. Richard Burdon Haldane, 1st Viscount Haldane (1856-1928), was an influential British Liberal Imperialist and later Labour politician, lawyer and philosopher. He was Secretary of State for War between 1905 and 1912 during which time the 'Haldane Reforms' were implemented. Raised to the peerage as Viscount Haldane in 1911, he was Lord Chancellor between 1912 and 1915, when he was forced to resign because of his supposed and unproven German sympathies. He later joined the Labour Party and once again served as Lord Chancellor in 1924 the first ... View more info

The Autobiography of Sir Patrick Hastings

By: Hastings, Patrick

Price: $36.43

Publisher: New York, NY, Roy Publishers: 1954

Seller ID: 99511

ISBN: B003DA6RIS

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 302 pages. Sir Patrick Gardiner Hastings (1880-1952) was a British barrister and politician noted for his long and highly successful career as a barrister and his short stint as Attorney General. Hastings first rose to prominence as a result of the Case of the Hooded Man in 1912, and became noted for his skill at cross-examinations. After his success in Gruban v Booth in 1917, his practice steadily grew, and in 1919 he became a King's Counsel (KC). His authorisation of the prosecution of J. R. Campbell in what became known as the Campbell Case, howeve... View more info

Louis Marshall, Champion of Liberty: Selected Papers and Addresses, In Two Volumes

By: Marshall, Louis; Charles Reznikoff (Editor); Oscar Handlin (Introduction)

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Jewish Publication Society: 1957

Seller ID: 73145

ISBN: B0020NYWDQ

Condition: Near Fine


In very good slipcase. Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner name. 1196 pages. Louis B. Marshall (December 14, 1856 รป September 11, 1929) was a corporate and constitutional lawyer, mediator and Jewish community leader who worked to secure religious, political, and cultural freedom for all minority groups. He was among the founders of the American Jewish Committee (AJC), defended Jewish and minority rights and, though not a Zionist, he supported the Balfour Declaration. He was also a conservationist, and helped found the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry. View more info

Memoir of Theophilus Parsons, Chief Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts; With Notices of Some of His Contemporaries

By: parsons, theophilus

Price: $16.28

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor and Fields: 1859

Seller ID: 109904

ISBN: B000R01SR2

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. Previous owner gift notation. Spine ends frayed. 476 pages. View more info

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Abraham Lincoln The Lawyer-Statesman

By: Richards, John T.

Price: $72.91

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1916

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 77526

ISBN: B000OM14E0

Condition: Good+


Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. Only 350 copies printed. 1st Printing. Black cloth, gold lettering, top page edges gold gilt. Light general wear. Firm, Bright, Well-Conserved Copy. 260 pages. View more info

Diary, Reminiscences, and Correspondence of Henry Crabb Robinson, Barrister-at-Law, F.S.A. Vol. I

By: Robinson, Henry Crabb & Thomas Sadler

Price: $22.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Fields, Osgood, & Co.: 1870

Seller ID: 113021

ISBN: B007YB0U5I

Condition: Good


Brick red blindstamped cloth, gold on spine. Moderate general wear. Spine sun bleached, section missing at top, worn at bottom. 496 pages. View more info

Jeffreys of the Bloody assizes

By: Schofield, Seymour

Price: $18.18

Publisher: T. Butterworth, Ltd: 1937

Seller ID: 106189

ISBN: B00087BIGA

Condition: Good+


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 320 pages. George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem, PC (15 May 1645- 18 April 1689), also known as The Hanging Judge, became notable during the reign of King James II, rising to the position of Lord Chancellor (and serving as Lord High Steward in certain instances). View more info

Some Recollections of a Long Life

By: Sherman, Edgar Jay

Price: $54.67

Publisher: Boston, MA, Privately Printed: 1908

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Inscribed (not signed) by Author on blank page

Seller ID: 99794

ISBN: B0006AFGCG

Condition: Fine


Inscribed (not signed) by Author on blank page with Presentation note. Includes Civil War service in 48th Massachusetts, and later Massachusetts Judicial service. 1st Printing. Elegant deep burgundy colored cloth, with stately gold lettering. Frontispiece photo portrait, illustrated with b/w photos of residences and portraits throughout. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 322 pages. Edgar Jay Sherman (1834-1914) was an American attorney who served as District Attorney of the Eastern District of Massachusetts, as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Attorney General of Massachusetts and ... View more info

Occasional Papers and Addresses of an American Lawyer (1920)

By: Taft, Henry W.

Price: $17.08

Publisher: Macmillan: 1920

Seller ID: 108218

ISBN: B000NWZ578

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 331 pages. View more info

Proceedings at the Meeting of the Bar in the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts in Memory of Ezra Ripley Thayer, July 7, 1916

By: Thayer, Ezra Ripley

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The Riverside Press: 1916

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 117197

ISBN: B000ME0WI4

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner name. 42 pages. View more info

Three Hundred Years of The General Court of Massachusetts 1630-1930

By: Various

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Boston, MA, Wright & Potter: 1931

Seller ID: 111482

ISBN: B000IF3J8W

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 124 pages. Tercentenary exercises. Chronology of every year 1630 to 1930. View more info

Thine Alabaster Cities Gleam

By: Velvel, Lawrence R. (Editor)

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Doukathsan Press: 2007

Seller ID: 109612

ISBN: 0977808912

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 828 pages. Lawrence R. Velvel, Dean Massachusetts School of Law. View more info

Lord Reading and His Cases

By: Walker-Smith, Derek

Price: $9.07

Publisher: New York, NY, Macmillan Publishing Co.: 1934

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 114832

ISBN: B0006AMGJC

Condition: Good


Moderate general wear. Spine torn at top. 414 pages. View more info

Memoirs of the Life of Judge Jeffreys Sometime Lord High Chancellor of England

By: Woolrych, Humphrey W.

Price: $124.03

Publisher: Henry Colburn: 1827

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 108219

ISBN: B0011MNMBA

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Burgundy leather spine and board tips, marbled boards and page tips. Frontispiece was Lord Jeffreys portrait. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 442 pages. View more info