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Recollections of a Long Life, Sherman, Edgar J.
121 Sherman, Edgar J. Recollections of a Long Life
Boston Privately Printed 1908 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Signed
Boston: Privately Printed, 1908. First edition in pristine condition. Recollections of Judge Sherman, including service in the Civil War. Olive green cloth lettered in gilt, frontis portrait of the author, 322 pages. Front free endpaper is inscribed: Justus Dartt, presented by the author. Very minor rubbing to the corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, very clean pages free from other names or markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt Vs. the Supreme Court, Shesol, Jeff
122 Shesol, Jeff Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt Vs. the Supreme Court
New York W W Norton & Co Inc 2010 0393064743 / 9780393064742 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Signed
New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 2010. First edition, first printing, signed by the author and dated March 2010 on the title page. Maroon hardcover with black cloth spine, color illustrated dustjacket. The book has light edgewear, firm binding, but a tiny binding crack at the title page, apparently made by the author when he signed the book. The mylar protected dustajcket is not priceclipped and is also very good with light edgwear and a tiny chip to the spine head.. Signed By the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Zechariah Chafee, Jr: Defender of Liberty and Law, Smith, Donald L.
123 Smith, Donald L. Zechariah Chafee, Jr: Defender of Liberty and Law
U.S.A. Harvard University Press 1986 0674966856 / 9780674966857 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: Harvard University Press, 1986. First edition, first printing, 1986. Red hardcover with dustjacket. Looks and feels new and unread, tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings, dustjacket in mylar protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 36.00 USD
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The Assembly Book and Connecticut Public Register 1895: Biographical Sketches [With Portraits] of the State Officers, Representatives in Congress, Governor's Staff, and Senators and Members of the General Assembly of the State of Connecticut, State of Connecticut General Assembly
124 State of Connecticut General Assembly The Assembly Book and Connecticut Public Register 1895: Biographical Sketches [With Portraits] of the State Officers, Representatives in Congress, Governor's Staff, and Senators and Members of the General Assembly of the State of Connecticut
Hartford, Connecticut Evening Post Association 1895 Hardcover Fair 
Hartford, Connecticut: Evening Post Association, 1895. Hefty volume from 1895 containing biographies and portraits of elected officials and staff. Maroon cloth over beveled boards, silver gilt lettering, 12 inches tall. Covers rubbed at the extremities with a 4 inch fabric tear to the lower front joint, front hinge internally cracked but secure, pages clean and free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Evidence Presented to the Governor for the Removal of Frank E. Healy as Tax Commissioner, State of Connecticut.  Frank E. Healy
125 State of Connecticut. Frank E. Healy The Evidence Presented to the Governor for the Removal of Frank E. Healy as Tax Commissioner
Hartford, Connecticut N.P. 1907 Paperback Good 
Hartford, Connecticut: N.P., 1907. Published 1907. Relates the case against Connecticut Tax Commissioner Frank E. Healy, who was removed from office after he had solicited a bribe for a state appointment. Includes statements by Frank E. Healy and William Hartman, court testimony, opinions, etc. Softcover, 55 pages. Some edgewear and minor chipping to the corners and spine ends, some light external spotting, contents lightly age-toned but clean, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Rules and Orders to be Observed in the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, for the Year 1907, State of Massachusetts
126 State of Massachusetts Rules and Orders to be Observed in the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, for the Year 1907
Printed By Adams and Rhoades Published By Order of the House, Printed for Benjamin Russell By Russell and Gardner 1807 Paperback Fair 
Printed By Adams and Rhoades: Published By Order of the House, Printed for Benjamin Russell By Russell and Gardner, 1807. Includes roster of Representatives and Senators, standing committees, etc. along with the rules. Blue-gray softcover wtih stitched binding, 32 pages. Covers rubbed and age-toned with some corner chipping, binding secure, internal closed tear to front free endpaper, pages good with some occasional light foxing, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Rules and Orders to be Observed in the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, for the Year 1920, State of Massachusetts
127 State of Massachusetts Rules and Orders to be Observed in the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, for the Year 1920
Published By Order of the House, Printed for Benjamin Russell By Russell and Gardner 1820 Paperback Good 
Published By Order of the House, Printed for Benjamin Russell By Russell and Gardner, 1820. Includes roster of Representatives and Senators, standing committees, etc. along with the rules. Blue-gray softcover wtih stitched binding, 32 pages. Covers rubbed, binding secure, pages very good with some occasional light foxing, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The Revised Statutes of the State of Vermont, Passed November 19, 1839..., State of Vermont
128 State of Vermont The Revised Statutes of the State of Vermont, Passed November 19, 1839...
Burlington [Vermont] Chauncey Goodrich 1840 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Burlington [Vermont]: Chauncey Goodrich, 1840. Vermont statutes passed 1839 along with public acts and the Constitutions of the United States and Vermont. Full tan calf leather with dark red spine label, 676 pages. Covers rubbed, especially at the extremities, with some fairly minor chipping to the spine head, sound binding, pages fairly evenly foxed but clearly legible, front free endpaper detached, minor old insect damage to outer edges of rear pastedown.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Strategy and Tactics of World Communism (Significance of the Matusow Case).  Report of the Subcommittee to Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act...The Significance of the Matusow Case, Subcommittee to Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act...  [Matusow Case]
129 Subcommittee to Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act... [Matusow Case] Strategy and Tactics of World Communism (Significance of the Matusow Case). Report of the Subcommittee to Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act...The Significance of the Matusow Case
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1955 First Edition Paperback Good 
Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1955. First edition [1955]. Committee report, 84th Congress, 1st Session, Report to the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate. Softcover with stapled binding, 120 pages. Covers lightly soiled and edgeworn with a trace of rust to the staples, contents clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Lawmaking in Connecticut: The General Assembly, Swanson, Wayne R.
130 Swanson, Wayne R. Lawmaking in Connecticut: The General Assembly
New London, Connecticut Self Published 1984 Third Edition Paperback Very Good 
New London, Connecticut: Self Published, 1984. A comprehensive guide to the structure of Connecticut's state government, focusing on the General Third edition, 1894. Assembly and the law-making process but also providing useful insight into staff committees and offices. Softcover, 111 pages. Very light shelfwear and some very light surface soil to the white covers, spine slightly age-toned, pages clean and unmarked. Photocopies of a press release for the book's publication and letter from the author laid in loosely at the front.. Third Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Lawmaking in Connecticut: The General Assembly, Swanson, Wayne R.
131 Swanson, Wayne R. Lawmaking in Connecticut: The General Assembly
New London, Connecticut Self Published 1978 Second Edition Paperback Good 
New London, Connecticut: Self Published, 1978. A comprehensive guide to the structure of Connecticut's state government, focusing on the General Second edition, 1978. Assembly and the law-making process but also providing useful insight into staff committees and offices. Softcover, 130 pages. Light shelfwear and some light surface soil to the covers, spine age-toned, one paragraph lightly bracketed on page 1 and a tiny arrow in one margin, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Lawmaking in Connecticut: The General Assembly, Swanson, Wayne R.  With Alan Rouse
132 Swanson, Wayne R. With Alan Rouse Lawmaking in Connecticut: The General Assembly
Washington, DC American Political Science Association 1972 First Edition Paperback Good 
Washington, DC: American Political Science Association, 1972. First edition, 1972. A comprehensive guide to the structure of Connecticut's state government, focusing on the General Assembly and the law-making process but also providing useful insight into staff committees and offices. Softcover, 102 pages. Light shelfwear, neat ink underlining on twelve pages, otherwise clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Delinquent Girls in Court: A Study of the Wayward Minor Court of New York, Tappan, Paul W.
133 Tappan, Paul W. Delinquent Girls in Court: A Study of the Wayward Minor Court of New York
New York Columbia University Press 1947 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
New York: Columbia University Press, 1947. Hard-to-find first edition of this important mid-century study of young female offenders and the New York court system, including case studies. Green cloth, 265 pages, no dustjacket. The book has some light rubbing to the extremities, mainly the corners and spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with some faint pencil underlining on a handful of pages, no names, no other markings. A clean and sound copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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134 The Atlantic Council of the United States (A Private Organization) American Attitudes Toward Ties with Other Democratic Countries
Washington, D.C. The Atlantic Council of the United States (A Private Organization) 1964 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Washington, D.C.: The Atlantic Council of the United States (A Private Organization), 1964. First edition, 1964. The book discusses the political significance of the Roper Poll and how it was conducted. Navy softcover with white lettering, 113 pages. The book is in very good condition with lightly rubbed extremities, some age-toning to rear cover, clean and pleasantly age-toned pages with no names or other markings. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Colonial Liquor Laws.  Part II of "Liquor Laws of the United States; Their Spirit and Effect", Thomann, G.
135 Thomann, G. Colonial Liquor Laws. Part II of "Liquor Laws of the United States; Their Spirit and Effect"
New York The United States Brewers' Association 1887 First Edition Hardcover Good 
New York: The United States Brewers' Association, 1887. First edition, 1887. A compilation of liquor laws in America from 1633 to 1789, arranged chronologically and by colony. Includes laws from Massachusetts; Virginia; New York; New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware; Connecticut; Rhode Island; and The Carolinas and Georgia Brown cloth lettered in gilt, 202 pages. Some light shelfwear, good hinges, (front hinge has the beginnings of an old crack which has been neatly repaired), sound text block with no loosened pages, old Harvard library blind-stamp at the bottom corner of the title page, college library stamp on front pastedown, pages clean with no other markings. A well-kept copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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The Law and Practice on Proceedings By Landlords to Recover Possession of Demised Premises, on the Non-Payment of Rent or Expiration of the Term, Townshend, John
136 Townshend, John The Law and Practice on Proceedings By Landlords to Recover Possession of Demised Premises, on the Non-Payment of Rent or Expiration of the Term
New York John S. Voorhies 1862 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
New York: John S. Voorhies, 1862. First edition [1862]. Fair condition with front cover and front free endpaper detached. Printed hardcover with leather spine, 214 pages. Covers rubbed and age-drakened with spine heavily chipped, dried and with some old insect damage, text block sound, pages age-darkened but legible, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Law of the Sea:  National Legislation on the Exclusive Economic Zone, United Nations
137 United Nations The Law of the Sea: National Legislation on the Exclusive Economic Zone
New York United Nations 1993 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
New York: United Nations, 1993. United Nations publication summarizing and analyzing legislation by member states concerning territorial waters, fishing rights and other economic factors. In English. Printed softcover, 404 pages. Some very light cover wear, including a bit of residue from removal of a price sticker, internally very clean with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Acts and Resolutions Passed at the Second Session of the Twenty-Fifth Congress of the United States., United States Congress
138 United States Congress Acts and Resolutions Passed at the Second Session of the Twenty-Fifth Congress of the United States.
Washington 1838 First Edition Paperback Fair 
Washington, 1838. Original blue-gray paper wraps (softcover) with paper spine over stitched binding as issued. Errata slip bound in at front. Condition is moderately worn, with some light browning and foxing. Complete and quite readable. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 8vo (8.75" x 5.25"). First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Acts Passed at the First Session of the Fourteenth Congress of the United States., United States Congress
139 United States Congress Acts Passed at the First Session of the Fourteenth Congress of the United States.
Washington 1816 First Edition Paperback Good 
Washington, 1816. Covers the session from December 1815 through April 1816. James Madison was President. Includes laws concerning leasing the "new building on Capitol Hill"; for making appropriations to implement the treaty with the Cherokee nation; for surveying land in Michigan to be used as military bounty; in addition to other acts regarding the budget, the military, road-building, etc. Includes text of the Treaty of Algiers, the Convention of the Cherokees, and treaties with the following tribes: Kickapoos, Jaways, Teeton, Sioux, Piankeshaw, Wyandots, Yancton, Sac, Fox, Great and Little Osages, Kanzas, Mahas and the Cherokees. Original blue-gray paper wraps (softcover) with paper spine over stitched binding as issued. Pages uncut, and, for the most part, unopened. Condition is worn, with scattered foxing and some curling of page edges. Complete and quite readable. Good copy of a historically significant document.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo (9" x 5.75" or 23 cm x 14.5 cm). First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Acts Passed at the First Session of the Nineteenth Congress of the United States., United States Congress
140 United States Congress Acts Passed at the First Session of the Nineteenth Congress of the United States.
Washington 1826 First Edition Paperback Fair 
Washington, 1826. Original blue-gray paper wraps (softcover) with paper spine over stitched binding as issued. Pages uncut, and, for the most part, unopened. Condition is quite worn, with much browning, foxing and curling of page edges. Signature at head of front cover. Complete and quite readable. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 8vo (9" x 5.75" or 23 cm x 14.5 cm). First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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