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The World's Most Famous Court Trial Tennessee Evolution Case. (Scopes Trial).

By Bryan College. (1990 Introduction by Kenneth G. Hanna; Bryan College History by Jack W. Traylor; 1978 Introduction by Theodore C. Mercer)

Dayton, TN: Bryan College, 1990. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. 339, 65, 18 pages. Hardcover in blue cloth. Binding is moderately rubbed, has white price sticker on rear cover. Text is clean.

$10.00

The Criminal Jurisprudence of the Jews (Studies in Jewish Jurisprudence)

By Mendelsohn, Samuel; New Introduction by Irwin H. Haut

New York: Sepher Hermon Press, 1991. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. 270 pages, indexed. Blue hardcover with cover designs and lettering in gilt. Light wear to the binding. A nice, clean copy.

$20.00

The Negro and the Schools

By Ashmore, Harry S.; [with] Foreword by Owen J. Roberts

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1954. Second Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 12mo. 239 pages. Hardcover with a brown and green dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket is worn with chipping to the headcap. Jacket is a bit dulled and soiled from handling. Original owner's 1954 signature from Richmond (Virginia) is on the front flyleaf. A sound copy with secure inner hinges and clean text. This is the Revised edition with the Supreme Court Decision pertaining to segregation (Brown vs. Board of Education).

$25.00

A View of the Constitution, Secession As Taught At West Point (1825)

By Rawle, William; Edited and Annotated by Walter D. Kennedy and James R. Kennedy

Baton Rouge and Simsboro, Louisiana: Land and Land Publishing and Old South Books, 1994. Second Printing. . Soft cover. Very Good+. 8vo. 290 pages. 1994 edition; originally published in 1825. Soft cover bound in red and white wrappers. Light wear to the binding. Prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp on the title page, along with another person's gift inscription. A sound copy with clean text.

$15.00

War Crimes Against Southern Civilians [SIGNED]
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War Crimes Against Southern Civilians [SIGNED]

By Cisco, Walter

Gretna: Pelican Publishing, 2008. Second Printing. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 220 pages, indexed. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Hardcover with a black and red dust jacket. Almost no wear to the jacket. Prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp are on the front flyleaf. Otherwise sound and clean within. Contains several photos. Second printing.

$20.00

Dreyfus : The Prisoner of Devil's Island. A Full Story of the Most Remarkable Military Trial and Scandal of the Age

By Harding, William

N.p.: Associated Publishing Company, 1899. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 8vo. 406 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. Heavy wear to the binding, which as some mottling and old damp stains and non-active mildrew stains. A reading copy only. The inner hinges are secure, and the text itself is a little toned but generally quite clean. Illustrated. This is the notorious case of Captain Alfred Dreyfus a French artillery officer who was Jewish and who was charged with treason and railroaded through a unprofessional trail and sentences to life in prison at Devil's Island. Later it came out that the real traitor was someone else, but the evidence was suppressed and the whistle blower was transferred. There was an army cover up to conceal his innocence. His supporters made a lot of noise and engaged a campaign for a new trial. He was eventually released. There were not many Jewish officers in the French Army, and anti-Semitism was evident in his superiors and his charges. The "Dreyfus Affair" created quite a stir in Europe in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

$12.50

Sectarian Law in the Dead Sea Scrolls: Courts, Testimony and the Penal Code: 0033 (Brown Judaic Studies)

By Lawrence H. Schiffman

Chico, CA: Scholars Press, 1983. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 278 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in blue wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy with clean text.

$11.50

New Order of the Ages: Time, the Constitution, and the Making of Modern American Political Thought
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New Order of the Ages: Time, the Constitution, and the Making of Modern American Political Thought

By Lienesch, Michael

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1988. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 235 pages, indexed. Hardcover in glossy blue and white dust jacket. A nice clean copy. Inscribed by the author on the front flyleaf.

$7.50

The Journal of the House of Burgesses of the Province of North Carolina, 1749. Reproduced in Facsimile in Celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Printing Press in North Carolina

By Powell, William S. (Introduction)

Raleigh: State Department of Archives and History, 1949. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. Folio. xvii, 14 pages. Hardcover with yellow, green and red paper-covered boards. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. Some of the abrasion at foot of spine. Headcap is bumped with some chipping to the paper. Prior owners' 1953 signature is on the front flyleaf. A sound copy and clean within.

$13.50

Walter Clark Fighting Judge

By Brooks, Aubrey Lee

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1944. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 278 pages, indexed. Hardcover in a brown and grey dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket has some edgewear and moderate rubbing. A notation was written on the front flyleaf then covered with white out. Prior owner's blindsatmp is on front flyleaf. Occasional foxing in text.

$15.00

The Trial and Death of Henry Wirz with Other Matters Pertaining Thereto

By Ashe, Samuel A.

Raleigh: E. M. Uzzell & Co., Printers, 1908. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 62 pages. Soft cover bound in grey printed wrappers. Some rubbing and wear to the binding. The foot of the spine is a little chipped, and there is splitting to the front hinge from the foot of the spine going about an inch up and on the rear hinge running up from the foot about two inches. A sound copy. The text is toned, and the volume appears to have belonged to a smoker. There is a small erratum slip tipped in between pages 22 and 23. Henry Wirz (1823-1865) was a Confederate Officer in command of Andersonville Prison in Georgia. He was one of only two Confederate officers tried and executed for War crimes coming out of the Civil War. Samuel A'Court Ashe (1840-1938) was a Confederate officer and was a noted North Carolina historian and apologist for the Old South and Confederacy after the Civil War. He was born in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina and grew up near Wilmington, spending much of his later life in Raleigh. Hew as also a newspaper editor, and in the early 20th century he acquired the "Raleigh Daily Observer.

$50.00

The Dartmouth College Causes and the Supreme Court of the United States

By Shirley, John M.

Chicago: G. I. Jones, 1895. Hardcover. Fair. 8vo. 469 pages, indexed. Hardcover in black cloth. Binding is quite worn, with spotting, rubbing, and some soiling of the cloth. A 1 inch long tear/flap is at headcap of spine. Bookseller stamp on front pastedown. Front gutter is ceracked. Text is quite toned at edges.

$15.00

John Peter Zenger and Freedom of the Press from the Book by Livingston Rutherford

By Rutherford, Livingston; [with] Introduction by Tom Wicker; Edted by Dr. James B. Bell

Mount Vernon, New York: A. Colish, Inc., 1984. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine. Large Quarto. 71 pages. Hardcover bound in brown quarter leather with brown paper-covered boards. Light wear to the binding. Illustrated. Laid in loosely is a Thanksgiving Greeting piece of ephemera from the publisher. The top right corner of this ephemera is torn away, and "Freedom Book" is written in red ink just below the torn away section. Limited to 1200 copies.

$20.00

The Bill of Rights and North Carolina
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The Bill of Rights and North Carolina

By Price, William S

Madison, WI: Madison House Publishers, 1991. Soft cover. Very Good. 12mo. 18 pages. Softcover staple bound in red and white wrappers. Binding has foxing of rear cover, some wrinkling. Prior owner's name and embossed stamp are on title page. Text has some wrinkling.

$10.00

Law: A Treasury of Art and Literature by Sara Robbins (1990) Hardcover
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Law: A Treasury of Art and Literature by Sara Robbins (1990) Hardcover

By Robbins, Sara

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2000. Hardcover. Very Good. Folio. 376 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in full black leather with cover designs embossed in gilt. All edges gilt. Light to moderate wear to the binding, which has some bumps, light to moderate scuffs or contact marks. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is clean. Illustrated throughout.

$60.00

Liberty and Freedom: North Carolina's Tour of the Bill of Rights

By Simpson, Kenrick N.

Raleigh, NC: North Carolina Office of Archives and History, 2009. Soft cover. Very Good. Large 12mo. 121 pages. Softcover bound in white, red, blue illustrated wrappers. Front cover is curling back a little but otherwise shows minimal wear. Prior owner's name written on half title page which also contains his embossed stamp mark. Text is clean.

$9.00

Decision at Fayetteville: The North Carolina Ratification Convention and General Assembly of 1789

By Cavanagh, John C.

Raleigh: Division of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, 1989. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 41 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in white and grey stapled wrappers. The binding shows almost no wear, alhtough the spine is a bit faded to pale green. Prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp on the half title. A sound copy with unmarked text.

$15.00

The American Government

By Haskin, Frederic J.

New York: Printed for the Author by J. J. Little & Ives Col, 1911. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 12mo. 386 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth with lettering in white. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Copyright page notes "175th Thousand.

$8.00

The Life of Thomas Brackett Reed

By McCall, Samuel W.

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1914. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 303 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in navy blue cloth. Light to moderate wear to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Some pencil underlining and marginal notations throughout as well as heavy pencil notations on the rear flyleaves. Signed on the front pastedown by S. F. Mordecai. Mordecai (1852-1927) was the first dean of the Law School at Trinity College (now Duke University) in Durham, North Carolina. Reed (1839-1902) was a lawyer and politician from Maine who was a powerful Republican and was Speaker of the House.

$25.00

An Introduction to American Politics

By Brogan, D. W.

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1954. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo. 470 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan printed dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket is worn and has some tears along the front hinge of the spine and a spot of abrasion from sticker removal at the top right corner of the front panel. The book itself is sound with secure inner hinges and clean text.

$6.50

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