New York: Baker and Godwin, 1862. First Edition. Octavo, 385 pages; G+; modern rebacking, with previous boards retained; spine gray bookcloth with gilt lettering, boards in contemporary dark brown cloth; marked shelf wear and some soiling; corners bumped and exposed; chips of cloth missing at edges of boards; previous ownership inscription retained and pasted down at front free endpaper; pages clean; shelved Case 1.
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Rockville MD: The National Institute of Justice's National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center, 2001. Large Booklet [9x12]; VG/paperback; black tape bound spine without text; white covers with black lettering; title to front; exterior shows slight wear due to handling; fully intact binding; text block exterior edges have mild wear; interior clean; illustrated; pp 115.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1983. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; dark blue spine off-white text; first edition; dust jacket exterior has slight wear; mylar wrap to dj; minor edge wear; small sticker to mylar to front flap; closed tear to rear head edge; cloth shows minimal exterior wear; strong boards; very light edge wear; text block exterior edges show light wear; previous owner's name to half title page; previous owner's name to head edge to few interior pages; tight binding; pp 330; inscribed card laid in to rear dj inside brodart.
London: J. Worrall and B. Tovey, 1768. Octavo, , 288, 287-325,  pages; VG-; bound in contemporary calf, morocco label with gilt titling, some wear and rubbing, hinges cracked, dent in front board; very mild foxing and age-toning; ’The diversity of courts’ has a separate titlepage with edition statement: ’The second edition, corrected and paged as the former’.; shelved case 3.
Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1941. Octavo; VG-; gray and blue spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows mild exterior wear; mylar wrapped exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges have mild toning; tight binding; frontispiece; slight staining to tail edge to few first pages; otherwise interior clean; illustrated; pp 183.
Washington DC: U.S Government Printing Office, 1930. Thick Quarto; pp 807; G; tan, red, black and green spine with gilt text; full title: The Code of the District of Columbia (To March 4, 1929) A Consolidation and Codification of the Laws, General and Permanent in Their Nature, Relating to or in Force in the District of Columbia, Except Such Laws as Are of Application in the District of Columbia by Reason of Being Laws of the United States General and Permanent in Their Nature; no jacket; cloth has some soiling smudges to exterior; pencil mark to front; strong boards; minor wear to corners; few scratches to spine; text block exterior edges have modestly age toned; ex-library markings to exterior tail edge; frontispiece; ex-library with few markings inside; interior pages good; ex-library sticker to rear pastedown; illustrated.
Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1974. First Edition. Octavo. Good Hardcover w/ Fair Dustjacket; yellow spine with white lettering; DJ has creasing and considerable tearing at bottom edge and corners, small piece torn away at top edge back; boards show minimal shelf wear and rubbing at top and bottom edges and corners but otherwise clean; binding tight; text block clean; some underlining and margin notes throughout in pencil; 151 pp.
Washington, D.C. Thomas McGill, 1860. First. Small octavo, 84 pages; G-; Disbound with quires exposed; The front and back pages have moderate and uneven age-toning, some soiling faint ink marks in 19th century handwriting, and the year "1859." written in ink beneath the tile; the the top right corner of the front page is missing, and the bottom left corner of the back page is creased; there is moderate foxing throughout the interior of the textblock, several pages have been creased, and a single ink mark appears on the bottom edge; shelved at case 1.
London: Trubner & Co., 1864. First Edition. Translated from French of Etienne Dumont. Octavo. Fair Hardcover; green spine with gilt lettering; boards show creasing and tears at top and bottom edges and corners, otherwise clean; binding tight; text block clean; extensive pencil marks and underlining throughout; staining to bottom half of all pages but text readable; 472 pp.
London: Th Free Press of Glencoe, Collier-Macmillan, 1964. First Free Press paperback edition. Octavo; First Free Press paperback edition; VG; Paperback; Spine, grey with faded blue and white print; Cover has light edgewear, toning to spine, light shelfwear; Text block has underlining in ink in Preface and in 2 of the 11 essays; x, 303 pages.
London: Stevens & Sons, Ltd., 1947. Second Edition. First published 1944. Octavo; green spine with black lettering; Good/Fair Hardcover w/Dustjacket; fading, discoloration and tears to DJ; some shelf wear to boards but otherwise clean; binding tight, text block clean; previous owner name in ink on ffep; 448 pp.
Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1930. Octavo; VG-; burgundy spine with gilt text; full title: The Revival of Natural Law Concepts: A Study of the Establishment and of the Interpretation of Limits on Legislatures with Special Reference to the Development of Certain Phases of American Constitutional Law; no jacket; cloth has some slight spotting to exterior; strong boards; minor edge wear; text block exterior edges have age toned mildly; previous owner's name to fep; previous bookshop's small sticker to front pastedown; very good binding; unmarked interior; pp 388.
Washington, DC: 1804. A framed letter on parchment from the office of President Thomas Jefferson, regarding the appointment of a judge to the district court of New Hampshire; signed flat by Jefferson and Madison; VG-; framed and matted; not examined out of frame; text of letter reads: "Thomas Jefferson, President of the United States of America, to all who shall see these presents, Greeting: Know ye, that reposing special Trust and Confidence in the Wisdom, Uprightness and Learning of John Samuel Sherburne, of New Hampshire, I have nominated, and by and with the advice and consent of the Senate do appoint him Judge of the District Court in and for New Hampshire District; and do authorize and empower him to execute and fulfill the duties of that office according to the Constitution and Laws of the said United States, and to Have and to Hold the said office with all the powers, privileges and Emoluments to the same of Right appertaining unto him the said John Samuel Sherburne during his good behavior. In Testimony whereof, I have caused these Letters to be made patent, and the seal of the United States to be hereunto affixed. Given under my Hand at the city of Washington, the Twenty Sixth day of March, in the year of our Lord one thousand Eight hundred and four, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the Twenty Eighth. In Testimony whereof [Jefferson's signature] By the President, Secretary of State [James Madison's signature]"; seal removed from letter, with traces of red wax remaining; scraping at site of removed seal; lower left corner of letter clipped; lettering mildly faded; mild soiling at lower left edge of letter; page else clean; dimensions of frame: height 19 1/4 in. x width 21 1/2 in.; dimension from sight: height 12 5/8 in. x width 15 3/8 in.; JF consignment; located at Dupont Store.
Boston: Charles C. Little and James Brown, 1838-1839. Octavo; Two volumes; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print on red banner, v. 1 banner torn away; Boards in brown leather, leather on spines is cracking with surface tears and worn spine caps, both volumes have torn front hinges so that front board is attached only by binding string, worn corners, leather on boards has scratches, surface tears, peripheral toning, smudging; Text blocks have tinted top edge, cracked rear hinges, foxing throughout, mild puckering to paper, final pages of v. 2 adhered at bottom fore edge corner, binding is tight; CONTENTS: Part I. (1838) Book I. Ethics General and Political ; Book II. The State (xiv, 443 pages) — Part II. (1839) Political Ethics Proper (xvi, 668 pages). Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in wraparound bookcase next to 15's.
New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1968. First Edition. Octavo; G+/G Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Blue spine with Off White and Pink text; Dustjacket has some edgewear, some shelfwear, sunning to spine, small closed tears along head edge of front cover; Boards strong, some edgewear, some shelfwear, bending along spine edges; Textblock clean; 66 pp.
London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1922. Seventh Edition, Fifteenth Impression. Octavo, 608 pages; G+; contemporary full brown cloth binding; spine with gilt lettering; some shelf wear and soiling; corners bumped and shredded; bumping to fore edges of boards; wear to joints; wear and small closed tears to crown and tail of spine; front hinge starting; previous owners' names to front paste down and free end paper; pencil underlining and marginalia throughout; shelved Greek/Roman History.
London: In the Savoy, Printed by Henry Lintot; for J. Worral, 1757. Fifth Edition. 12mo, 159 pages; G-; early 19th century calf rebinding; spine with red and black labels, with gilt lettering; marked shelf wear; corners shredded; scraping to leather at front and back boards; boards attached only by bands; chips missing at head and tail of spine; previous owner's bookplate at front pastedown; upper edge of title page missing; contemporary writing at title page; upper corner of Analysis section title page missing; contemporary writing to Analysis section title page; textblock age toned; pages marked by catchwords; pages else clean; leather rust to boards; all early editions are scarce; shelved Case 10.
Zürich: Artemis-Verlag, 1960. 12mo; Fair+; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to spine caps and corners, blemish on spine from removed call number label, slight smudging; Text block has surface tear to front pastedown from removed bookplate, missing title page, owner embossed stamp on series title page, cracked front hinge, else clean and tight; Latin and German on facing pages, notes in German; 1400 pages.
Dublin: Printed by R. Reilly, for J. Smith, and W. Bruce, on the Blind-Key, 1737. Second Edition of the Collected Works. Folio, , x, , xiii-xliv, 642 pages; VG-; Bound in full contemporary calf, mild wear; Frontispiece portrait, plate facing page 113 illustrating the Venetian "ballot"; JP consignment; shelved above case 4.
London: Printed for A. Millar, opposite to Catharine-street, in the Strand, 1747. Third Edition. Folio, , xliv, 632, , xlv-xlvi; G+; Bound in full contemporary calf, half of spine label missing; Bookplate of John Delap Halliday Esq. to front pastedown; Engraved frontispiece, plate facing page 113 illustrating the Venetian "ballot"; JP consignment; shelved above case 4.
London: Printed for W. Innys and R. Manby, J. and P. Knapton, D. Brown, T. Osborn, and E. Wicksteed, 1738. Folio, , xxxvi, 817 [i.e. 809],  pages; G; Bound in full contemporary speckled calf, hinges separated but for bands; Pages 545-548 and 770-779 are omitted and pp.553-556 and 738, 739 are repeated, but text and register are continuous; Very nice text block; JP consignment; shelved Case 4.
Oxford: Printed for William Strahan, Thomas Cadell, and Daniel Prince, . Seventh Edition. Octavos, 4 volumes; VG; bound in contemporary calf, paneled spines with three labels, gilt titling; some wear and rubbing to bindings; signs of bookplate being removed from all front pastedowns; volume 1 with old water-stain to top edge of first 100 pages; Engraved frontispiece portrait of Blackstone after Thomas Gainsborough in Volume 1 present but largely detached; 2 engraved tables, 1 folding, in Volume 2; shelved above new age.
Berkeley, London, Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1984. First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; dark pink spine with white text; first printing; dust jacket has very slight exterior wear; minor edge wear; cloth clean; strong, straight boards; text block edges have minimal wear; frontispiece; tight binding; interior clean; illustrated; pp 421.
New York: David McKay Company, Inc., 1959. First Edition. Small Octavo; VG-/G; black spine with white, orange and yellow text; first edition; dust jacket has moderate exterior wear; few chips to edges; slight foxing inside dj; cloth has only slight wear to exterior; strong boards; light edge wear; text block exterior edges slightly toned; mild offset to pastedowns and feps; previous owner's name to front pastedown; frontispiece; tight binding; interior pages clean; pp 365.
Laramie, WY: Powder River Publishers, 1954. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/G; off-white/rust red pictorial spine with rust red and off-white text; first edition; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; some chips to edges; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong, straight boards; text block exterior edges have some foxing; offset toning to endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated; pp 277.
Salisbury, Rhodesia: British South Africa Police and Kingston Limited, 1972. Octavo; VG-/G; dark blue/orange spines with white and orange text; dust jacket for volume one only; 2 volumes: vol. 1, The First Line of Defence, 1889-1903, pp 266 ; vol. 2, The Right of the Line, 1903-1939, pp 244 [1974, ISBN 0797400257]; dust jacket has slight rubbing wear to exterior; some small chips to edges; cloths show mild exterior wear; strong, straight boards; text block exterior edges have slight foxing; pictorial endpapers; light foxing to frontispieces; interiors clean; tight bindings; illustrated; signed by author to volume 2 to half title page Shelved on bookshelf opposite of the glass case and staircase on the salesfloor.
Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 1965. Fifth Impression. 10mo; G/paperback; black spine with beige and green text; reprinted; covers have modest exterior wear; some rubbing to edges; intact panels; text block exterior edges have slight toning; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated; pp 436.
New York: The Viking Press, 1980. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; silver spine with red and black text; first edition; dust jacket exterior shows mild exterior wear; minor chips to edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front; cloth has slight exterior wear; mild wear to edges; strong boards; text block edges have slight toning; previous bookshop's sticker to fep; mild offset to endpapers to gutters; interior clean; tight binding; pp 273.
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1967. Octavo; G/G+; dark blue spine with white and blue text; dust jacket shows modest rubbing to exterior; damp stain inside dj to tail edge; some rubbing wear to edges; cloth shows slight spots to exterior; tape residue to head and tail edges; strong, straight boards; minor wear to edges; text block exterior edges have light tone; lightly damp stained fore to endpapers; head edge blue; deckled fore edge; mild offset to endpapers; interior good; illustrated; pp 250.
Chicago: Nelson-Hall Publishers, 1981. Octavo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps and corners, cocked spine, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges, name in ink on endpapers, tear to p. 314, slight amount of ink underlining; "Complete and unabridged"-- front cover; viii, 583 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New York: Pantheon Books, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/G; black spine with gray and white text; first edition; dust jacket shows slight smudges to exterior; minor chips to spine edges; adhesive stain to flaps; cloth has little exterior wear; mild edge wear; strong boards; text block edges have light foxing; adhesive remnants to pastedowns and endpapers, as is; interior clean; tight binding; pp 339.
New York: Arbor House/Morrow, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 394 pages; VG-/VG-; spine white with red and black print; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$18.95', mild edgewear, toning to spine, peripheral toning; previous owner's name on title page; illustrated (b&w plates); shelved case 10.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1988. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, green with brown print; DJ has light tears at spine ends and flap corners, light edgewear; Boards quarter bound with white cloth to spine and white paper to boards, light wear to spine caps, soiling/spotting to cloth, else clean and strong; Text block has slight blemish to front flyleaf else clean and tight; 360 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1904. Octavo; G+; burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows some rubbing wear to exterior; slight wear to spine edges and fore corners; strong boards; text block shows modest toning toward edges; slight cracking to hinges; frontispiece with tissue guard; some marginalia inside; illustrated; pp 344.
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 303 pages; VG/VG; spine white with black and red titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$23.00', mild rubbing and shelfwear; edges of text block lightly foxed; Inscribed by Rehnquist on the half-title "to my dear friend George ---" and signed as Bill Rehnquist; shelved case 5.
Leiden and Boston: Brill/Nijhoff, 2017. Octavo; VG-; green spine with white text; no jacket; cloth shows slight exterior wear; ex-library sticker to spine and rear; strong, straight boards; text block exterior edges have very light wear; ex-library stamp to exterior head edge; small red mark to fep; interior pages clean; some ex-library markings to title page; illustrated; small chip to ffeps; pp 539.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1965. Third Printing. Octavo; VG-/G; white, red and blue spine with white and black text; third printing; dust jacket has slight toning toward edges; taped "autographed" sticker to spine head edge; some chipping to edges; cloth has only light wear; strong boards; text block exterior edges show mild tone; good binding; interior clean; pp 368; inscribed by J. Edgar Hoover.
Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007. First Johns Hopkins PB Edition, First Printing. Octavo; G+/paperback; light brown/red spine with white text; first Johns Hopkins PB edition; first printing; covers have slight exterior wear; few smudges to rear; mildly rubbed edges; intact panels; text block exterior edges have little wear; small smudges to fore edge; some ink underlining and marginalia throughout; minor ink markings inside rear cover; tight binding; pp 281.
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1891. First Edition. Thin Octavo, 55 pages; VG-; bound in publisher's white cloth, somewhat faded plain spine; gilt lettering to front; some soiling to exterior; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block exterior edges have age toned slightly; deckled edges; minor defects to front hinge; good binding; interior very good and clean; with tipped in slip above "These chance utterances of faith and doubt are printed for a few friends who will care to keep them." reading "From the Author"; shelved case 1.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1868. Octavo; G-; black spine with gilt text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth shows some spotting to exterior; this volume only; exterior has modest soiling to exterior; heavy chipping to spine; rubbed edges; slight cracking to front joint; text block edges have age toned; light pencil to verso to fep; some tiny spots to interior; otherwise mild toning to interior; pp 401.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2019. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo, 345 pages; VG-/VG-; spine red, white, and blue, with white and blue lettering; some shelf wear and mild soiling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; scuffing to front cover; scratches to back of jacket; price uncut '$27.95'; spine cocked; signed flat at title page by Bharara; blue pen underlining at pages 24-25; pages else clean; shelved Law.