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BRANDEIS AND FRANKFURTER A Dual Biography, Baker, Leonard
1 Baker, Leonard BRANDEIS AND FRANKFURTER A Dual Biography
New York Harper & Row 1984 0-06-015245-1 / 9780060152451 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Wear and small tears to DJ; Side-by-side biographies of Supreme Court Justices Louis Brandeis and Felix Frankfurter, who served from 1916-1939 and 1939-1962 respectively, spanning the period from WWI to the Civil Rights struggles. Stated first edition ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 567 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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EAGLE FORGOTTEN The Life of John Peter Altgeld, Barnard, Harry
2 Barnard, Harry EAGLE FORGOTTEN The Life of John Peter Altgeld
New York Duell, Sloan & Pearce 1938 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Small tears & chipping to DJ. Underlining throughout; Life story of John Peter Altgeld, who rose from modest circumstances to become governor of Illinois ; 8vo; 484 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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MELVIN BELLI My Life on Trial, Belli, Melvin
3 Belli, Melvin MELVIN BELLI My Life on Trial
New York William Morrow and Company, Inc. 1976 0-688-03085-8 / 9780688030858 Hardcover; Second Printing Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
Wear & small closed tears to price clipped DJ. Top corner slightly bumped; SIGNED by author to front endpaper; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 351 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE LAW, Chernoff, George & Sarbin, Hershel
4 Chernoff, George & Sarbin, Hershel PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE LAW
New York American Photographic Book Publishing Company, Inc. 1965 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ browned with chipping and small open tears; Photography, professional and amateur, from a legal standpoint; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 128 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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CRIME Its Cause and Treatment, Darrow, Clarence
5 Darrow, Clarence CRIME Its Cause and Treatment
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1925 Hardcover; Fourth Printing Very Good+ 
Bookplate and previous owner's info to front pastedown. Binding could be a bit tighter. Small bookseller's sticker to rear pastedown; The noted attorney examines the root causes and possible remedies for crime ; 8vo; 292 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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6 Darrow, Clarence FARMINGTON
Chicago A. C. Mcclurg & Company 1904 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Binding slightly loose but not bad for its age. Some pages uncut; Darrow's autobiographical novel, a fictionalized account of his boyhood ; 12mo; 277 pages 
Price: 550.00 USD
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FARMINGTON, Darrow, Clarence
7 Darrow, Clarence FARMINGTON
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 12932 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Spine faded. Previous owner's info to front pastedown ; Darrow's autobiographical novel, a fictionalized account of his boyhood. Later printing; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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FARMINGTON, Darrow, Clarence
8 Darrow, Clarence FARMINGTON
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1932 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Price clipped DJ sunned & chipped. Previous owner's name to front pastedown ; Darrow's autobiographical novel, a fictionalized account of his boyhood ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages 
Price: 250.00 USD
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9 Darrow, Clarence THE STORY OF MY LIFE
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1932 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
DJ browned and lightly chipped along edges (as usual) as well as with a few closed tears; Clarence Darrow was one of history's most eminent attorneys, arguing such notable cases as the Leopold-Loeb murder case, and the Scopes 'monkey' trial. Learn what shaped his beliefs and his feelings about these and other celebrated cases. - This was his his personal copy with his black leather bookplate with gilt lettering. SIGNED "Clarence Darrow" on half title page with blue ink, now in a sepia tone due to age. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 465 pages 
Price: 4750.00 USD
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THE STORY OF MY LIFE, Darrow, Clarence
10 Darrow, Clarence THE STORY OF MY LIFE
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1934 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities. Markings to endpapers; Clarence Darrow was one of history's most eminent attorneys, arguing such notable cases as the Leopold-Loeb murder case, and the Scopes 'monkey' trial. Learn what shaped his beliefs and his feelings about these and other celebrated cases. This edition has a chapter on Darrow's views on the infamous Massie case; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 495 pages 
Price: 200.00 USD
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GO EAST, YOUNG MAN The Early Years, Douglas, William O.
11 Douglas, William O. GO EAST, YOUNG MAN The Early Years
New York Random House 1974 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Wear and chipping to DJ. Top corners bumped; Part the first of the autobiography of the Supreme Court justice, covering his life up to his nomination to the court in 1939 ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 493 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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CLARENCE DARROW Attorney for the Damned, Farrell, John A.
12 Farrell, John A. CLARENCE DARROW Attorney for the Damned
New York Doubleday 2011 0385522584 / 9780385522588 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ; Comprehensive biography of the noted attorney; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 561 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Ferri, Enrico CRIMINAL SOCIOLOGY
New York D. Appleton & Company N.D. Hardcover Very Good+ 
Front hinge weakening; Photogravure frontispiece. Limited, authorized edition # 119 of 1000. Top edge gilt ; 8vo; 284 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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OUR FBI, Floherty, John J.
14 Floherty, John J. OUR FBI
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott Company 1951 Hardcover; Eighth Printing Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear to extremities. Wear to DJ. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper ; While an introduction by FBI chief J. Edgar Hoover lends a certain cache to the book, it also indicates a certain amount of possible editorial approval by the bureau may have been in the offing; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 155 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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A MEASURE OF FREEDOM, Forster, Arnold
15 Forster, Arnold A MEASURE OF FREEDOM
Garden City Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1950 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Open tears & chipping to DJ ; Prejudice in America as reported by the Anti-Defamation League; 8vo; 256 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Fraenkel, Osmond K. THE SACCO-VANZETTI CASE
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1931 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities with fraying to spine ends ; Detailed account of the infamous trial with fold-out maps showing relevant locations ; American Trials; 8vo; 550,xv pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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SIX DAYS OR FOREVER?  Tennessee V. John Thomas Scopes, Ginger, Ray
17 Ginger, Ray SIX DAYS OR FOREVER? Tennessee V. John Thomas Scopes
Boston Beacon Press 1958 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear and significant fraying to top of boards and spine, including that area of DJ; The full story of the (in) famous 'Monkey Trial' including the genesis of the law forbidding the teaching of evolution; 8vo; 258 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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LET FREEDOM RING, Hays, Arthur Garfield
18 Hays, Arthur Garfield LET FREEDOM RING
New York Boni & Liveright 1928 Hardcover Very Good+ in Poor dust jacket 
Slight fraying to spine ends. Slight wear to extremites. DJ spine gone; front & rear only; a recital of the freedoms all too often abrogated; 8vo; 341 pages 
Price: 150.00 USD
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DO YOU SOLEMNLY SWEAR?, Heller, Louis B.
19 Heller, Louis B. DO YOU SOLEMNLY SWEAR?
Garden City Doubleday & Company 1968 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Wear & small open tears to DJ with discoloration; Author Heller, a State Supreme Court judge, reveals the ins and outs of courtroom procedure. INSCRIBED by author to half-title page ; 8vo; 491 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 Higdon, Hal THE CRIME OF THE CENTURY The Leopold & Loeb Case
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1975 0399114912 / 9780399114915 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Binding broken pg. 224 ; The sensational case of Leopold & Loeb, millionaires' sons who murdered a millionaire's son for no apparent reason ; 8vo; 380 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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