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The Indianapolis News Panama Libel Case (Association Copy).
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The Indianapolis News Panama Libel Case (Association Copy).

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1909
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Indianapolis, Ind.: [The Fulmer-Cornelius Press] , 1909. "Circumstances preceding the return of the indictments and proceedings for the removal to the District of Columbia for trial of Delavan Smith and Charles R. Williams, publishers of the Indianapolis news. Order for removal denied October 13, 1909, by the United States District court for the district of Indiana, Hon. Albert B. Anderson,… Read more about this item
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(Association Copy)  "CRIMINALESE" Slang Talk of The CRIMINAL
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(Association Copy) "CRIMINALESE" Slang Talk of The CRIMINAL

by Finerty, James J.

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1926
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Los Angeles: The Author, 1926. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR opposite page 5 at first blank page - To:- Peter Tamony from the Author Jim Finerty: P.O. Box 867 M.O. Los Angeles, Calif. A Gift 1936". Association Copy, Peter Tamony was an American folk-etymologist who is noted for his research on American colloquial speech, Jazz music and sports. His collection… Read more about this item
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Criminal Slang; The Vernacular of the Underworld Lingo
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Criminal Slang; The Vernacular of the Underworld Lingo

by Monteleone, Captain Vincent J.

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1949
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Boston: The Christopher Publishing House, 1949. RARE SIGNED BY AUTHOR at front end page -"With very best wishes Vincent J. Monteleone 1956". The 1949 revised edition, the first edition was published 1945. Tiny rubs at corners, else Fine, no dust jacket. 292 pages. No other copies of the 1949 or 1945 editions in current commerce. . SIGNED BY… Read more about this item
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On Top of the Underworld; The Personal Reminiscences of Ex-Divisional Detective-Inspector Charles E. Leach, Late of New Scotland Yard
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On Top of the Underworld; The Personal Reminiscences of Ex-Divisional Detective-Inspector Charles E. Leach, Late of New Scotland Yard

by Leach, Charles E.

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London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co SCARCE, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at verso of half-title page -"To Darrell P(?) Esq. With the best wishes of the author. Yours sincerely, Charles Leach, September 1936". No Date, (1933) according to OCLC, which locates only 3 copies, all in the UK. vii, 248 pages with black and white photographs. Very Good,… Read more about this item
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Laws of the State of Indiana, Passed and Published at the Sixteenth Session of the General Assembly, Held at Indianapolis on the First Monday in December, One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty-One
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Laws of the State of Indiana, Passed and Published at the Sixteenth Session of the General Assembly, Held at Indianapolis on the First Monday in December, One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty-One

by By Authority

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1832
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Indianapolis: Printed by Douglas and Maguire, 1832. 302 pages. Very Good Minus, calf at spine split 2" at top rear joint, moderate toning throughout associated with ink in type, contemporary owner's name in pencil at all end pages. Gilt label bright. Binding sound. A solid and clean copy, and uncommon thus. . Quarter Calf. Very Good Minus. 8vo - over… Read more about this item
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Revenue Laws of the State of Arkansas, Passed by the General Assembly of 1883
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Revenue Laws of the State of Arkansas, Passed by the General Assembly of 1883

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1883
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[Place of publication not identified]: [publisher not identified], , 1883. 95 pages, bound in contemporary sheep, Good, the leather at spine mostly deteriorated yet binding still holding nicely. The name R. W. Worthen gilt stamped front cover, stamped at title page and rear end page "R. W. Worthen County & Probate Clerk Pulaski County Little Rock Arkansas" . With… Read more about this item
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Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States.. Complete Set in Nine Volumes
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Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States.. Complete Set in Nine Volumes

by Cranch, William

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1804
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New York and Washington City: Printed By C. Wiley, Isaac Riley and Daniel Rapine, 1804. The complete set, in nine volumes, published 1804, 1812, 1816 and 1817. Recently professionally rebound in full dark brown goat sweps imitation leather, spines with two new imitation labels similar to original, saving original flysheets and adding new parchment end papers while retaining the original… Read more about this item
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The Life of John Marshall. Autograph Edition. In Four Volumes
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The Life of John Marshall. Autograph Edition. In Four Volumes

by Beveridge, Albert J.

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Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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1919
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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1919. # 448 of 500 copies in the Autograph Edition SIGNED BY AUTHOR at illustrated signature page bound at front of Vol. I. Four volumes bound in contemporary half dark red morocco over pale red buckram boards, gilt backs, marbled end papers, tops gilt. Near Fine, light rubbing at corners, two small stains… Read more about this item
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The Practice of the Court of Exchequer upon Proceedings in Equity. Volume II only

by Fowler, David Burton

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1795
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London: Printed by T. Burton for J. Butterworth , Fleet-Street, and W. Brown, Strand , 1795. RARE, no copies in current commerce, only copy seen at auction at RBH in 1963, OCLC shows 9 holdings. Volume II only of two volumes, bound in contemporary calf, the calf worn and peeling away bottom corner rear board, name in ink across top… Read more about this item
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The Sexual Criminal. A Psychoanalytical Study. Second Edition
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The Sexual Criminal. A Psychoanalytical Study. Second Edition

by J. Paul de Rives, M. D.

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Second Edition
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1956
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Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas Publisher , 1956. SCARCE in dust jacket. Near Fine, browning to paste downs only, in a Very Good Plus dust jacket, sunning at spine and edges, slight browning at flaps. "In this Second Revised Edition the original material has been kept intact, but added to it is additional information, opinions, and views, and CASE STUDIES… Read more about this item
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(Sammelband) Feudal & Literary Essays ( with ALS, Other Manuscript Sheets, and Related Ephemera Laid in)
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(Sammelband) Feudal & Literary Essays ( with ALS, Other Manuscript Sheets, and Related Ephemera Laid in)

by Neilson, George

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1914
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Glasgow: The Author (?), 1914. Signed binding by MacLehose, Glasgow. of full calf, five raised bands with gilt lettering back, marbled end papers. The binding Very Good, spine darkened, joints and corners showing some wear, later owner name and inscription front marbled end page. A sammelband with title page, contents page, and 13 listed works dated 1896-1914 by George Neilson… Read more about this item
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The Conspiracy Trials of 1826 and 1827; A Chapter in the Life of Jacob Barker
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The Conspiracy Trials of 1826 and 1827; A Chapter in the Life of Jacob Barker

by Barker, Jakob; Introduction by R. D. Turner

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1864
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Philadelphia: George W. Childs , 1864. SCARCE. In original pebbled brown cloth, gilt back, Very Good Minus, early prior owner names front 2 end papers, lacking rear blank end papers, scattered toning. 328 pages, complete with portrait frontis. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good Minus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Duty and Office of Justice of the Peace, and of Sheriffs, Coroners, Constables According to the Laws of the State of North Carolina. To Which is Added an Appendix, Containing the several Acts directing the Mode of recovering Debts...Second Edition
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The Duty and Office of Justice of the Peace, and of Sheriffs, Coroners, Constables According to the Laws of the State of North Carolina. To Which is Added an Appendix, Containing the several Acts directing the Mode of recovering Debts...Second Edition

by Haywood, John

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Published
1808
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Raleigh, NC: Printed by William Boylan, 1808. RARE. No institutional holdings noted at OCLC. A Good copy of the 2nd Edition, the 1st Haywood published 1800. Missing 1/2" of calf at top of spine, 1/2"-2" at bottom of spine, front board with 3" missing outer leather layer, rear paste down with scribbles in reddish pencil, front blank end… Read more about this item
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Laws of Iowa. Condensed Edition of the New Code of 1897. Including an Appendix of Useful Forms, Complete Index, Etc. For the Use of Business and Professional Men, Farmers, Mechanics, and the Public in General
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Laws of Iowa. Condensed Edition of the New Code of 1897. Including an Appendix of Useful Forms, Complete Index, Etc. For the Use of Business and Professional Men, Farmers, Mechanics, and the Public in General

by Compiled By J. D. M. Hamilton, Attorney at Law

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Published
1897
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Fort Madison, Iowa : Roberts & Roberts, Publishers , 1897. SCARCE. Supplement to the Fort Madison Democrat. 286 pages. Very Good Minus, wear and soiling to wrappers, chips to top corners first several pages, none affecting text. WorldCat notes 8 institutional holdings published in 4 other Iowa locations, none published in Fort Madison. . First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Very Good… Read more about this item
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Sexual Law Reporter - 20 Issues + Two Duplicates,  1976-1979

Sexual Law Reporter - 20 Issues + Two Duplicates, 1976-1979

by Thomas F. Coleman

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1976
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Los Angeles: Sexual Law Reporter, 1976. 22 copies, hole-punched for ring binder, unbound, Near Fine, stamped "Duplicate" and 5 copies with duplicate tabs attached, several copies with pencil call numbers, although no other markings, these are duplicates from the Kinsey Institute for Sex Research. 1976, Vol. 2, Nos. 1-4, 6, and Index; 1977, Vol. 3, Nos. 1-2, 4-5, and Index;… Read more about this item
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Introduction to Anglo-American Law
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Introduction to Anglo-American Law

by Willis, Hugh Evander

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1931
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Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University, 1931. First published 1926. SCARCE in either edition, and especially so SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR- at front end page -"To the Mens Faculty Club with the compliments of Hugh Evander Willis". Fine, no jacket. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Second Edition. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Presentation Copy.
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A Familiar Treatise on the Principles and Practice of Masonic Jurisprudence
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A Familiar Treatise on the Principles and Practice of Masonic Jurisprudence

by Simons, John W.

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Published
1869
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New York: Masonic Publishing and Manufacturing Co., 1869. vi, paginated 9-319, 4 pp. publishers ads. Dated 1864 copyright page, 1869 title page. Very Good Plus in publishers embossed brown cloth, gilt lettering at spine. Lettering at spine faded yet still legible, spine and front cover lightened from sun, two small spots to fore edge. SCARCE Masonic treatise. . Early Printing.… Read more about this item
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An Historical Essay on the Magna Charta of King John
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An Historical Essay on the Magna Charta of King John

by Thomson, Richard

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Published
1829
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London: Printed for John Major and Robert Jennings, 1829. Tall 8vo, half crushed red morocco over marbled boards, matching marbled end pages, top edge gilt, small bookplate of Frances Evelyn Paton front paste down, pencil signature of David Paton 2nd free front end page. Very Good, front joint starting to open at bottom edge, top corners bumped, moderate toning to… Read more about this item
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Warden Ragen of Joliet ; Famous Warden of One of the World's Toughest Prisons
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Warden Ragen of Joliet ; Famous Warden of One of the World's Toughest Prisons

by Erickson, Gladys A. ; Introduction By Joseph E. Ragen, Foreword By Harry Reutlinger ; Illustrated with Photographs

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1957
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New Yo K: E. P. Dutton, 1957. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHOR Gladys A. Ericson and Warden Joseph Ragen, and with collectible dust jacket SCARCE THUS. Near Fine, prior owner name in pencil, bit of shelf rubbing, rear end page bottom corner creases. In a Very Good dust jacket, light edge wear. . SIGNED BY AUTHORS. First Edition. Cloth.… Read more about this item
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Lex hominum communis secundum mentem Hugonis Grotii proposita et Dijudicata
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Lex hominum communis secundum mentem Hugonis Grotii proposita et Dijudicata

by Henr. Lud. Wichers ( Hendrik Ludolf Wichers)

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Published
1777
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Groningae: Apud Jacobum Bolt , 1777. RARE. 9 institutinal holdings worldwide according to Worldcat. Bound in quarter leather over marbled boards, red leather label, back with gilt decorations and rules. [14], 300 p. Text in Latin. Very Good, back repaired in keeping, rubs to corners, small letter in ink front paste down, inscription concering Grotius dated 1839 page facing title… Read more about this item
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