Learned Hand : The Man and the Judge


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Hardcover in publisher’s non price-clipped dust-jacket. 818 pages. Extensive bibliographic references, Index. Illustrated with 16 pages of black and white photographs. Foreword by Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr. Stated first edition, first printing with no additional printings listed. “Billings Learned Hand was an American judge and judicial philosopher. He served on the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and later the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. As of 2004 Hand had been quoted more often by legal scholars and by the Supreme Court of the United States than any other lower-court judge.” No previous ownership marks. No remainder marks. Near like new copy in like dust-jacket. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Near fine in a near fine dust-jacket.

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Weight 3 lbs


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Gunther, Gerald


Alfred A. Knopf Inc

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New York


8vo – over 7¾ – 9¾" tall

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