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cover of Finger Prints, Palms and Soles; an Introduction to Dermatologlyphics

Finger Prints, Palms and Soles; an Introduction to Dermatologlyphics

by Harold Cummins

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Published
1943
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Phila. PA: The Blakiston Company , 1943. Book. Very Good. Audio Book (Cassette). Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 8vo.. 1943, signed by Harold Cummins. Presumed 1st edition. The term "dermatoglyphics," meaning "skin carving," was coined by Harold Cummins. The book Finger Prints, Palms and Soles by Cummins and Midlo, published in 1943, studies all aspects of fingerprint analysis, from… Read more
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cover of Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges

Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges

by Antonin Scalia; Bryan A. Garner

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Published
2008
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New
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9780314184719
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U.S.A.: Thomson West, 2008. Book. New. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). Presentation copy, inscribed by Antonin Scalia on the half-titile page. Scalia was appointed to the Court by President Ronald Reagan in 1986, and has been described as the intellectual anchor for the originalist and textualist position in the Court's conservative wing. In their professional lives, courtroom lawyers… Read more
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cover of VERDICT! The Trial of the Chicago 8 - 1970 Signed 1st Edition

VERDICT! The Trial of the Chicago 8 - 1970 Signed 1st Edition

by Verna Saddock - Courtroom Artist

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Published
1970
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Good
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1st Edition
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NY: The Third Press, 1970. Book. Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 1970. 1st Edition, 1st printing. 'VERDICT'-- SIGNED/INSCRIBED by VERNA SADOCK, illustration-artist of 200+'on-the-spot' sketches made at the notorious court-case called 'The Trial of the Chicago 8'. Words by Joseph Okpaku, African-American dramatist and publisher-owner of 'The Third Press'. VERNA SADOCK, an independent graphic artist, traveled daily… Read more
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cover of A Republic If You Can Keep It

A Republic If You Can Keep It

by Earl Warren

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Published
1972
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Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Quadrangle Books, 1972. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾. 1st edition, 1st printing. 1972. Signed by Earl Warren on half title page. Earl Warren served as Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court in the years 1953-1963. The Warren Court decided some of the most monumental cases in U.S. history, ruling… Read more
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cover of Speech of Mr. Webster of Massachusetts on the Subject of the Three Millions Appropriation and the Loss of the Approprations Bill for Fortifications  of the Last Session. Delivered in the Senate of the United States January 14, 1836

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Washington D.C.: Gales and Seaton, 1836. Ephemera. Very Good. No Binding. 1st Edition. (SENATOR) DANIEL WEBSTER of MASSACHUSETTS on the subject of the 'Three Millions Appropriation and the Loss of the Appropriations Bill for Fortifications of the Last Session'. Mr. Webster's 1836 Speech delivered in the Senate of the United States, Jan. 14, 1836. Printed by Gales and Seaton, Washington.… Read more
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cover of West of the Indus

West of the Indus

by William O. Douglas

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Published
1958
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1st Edition
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NY: Doubleday, 1958. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Inscribed By William O. Douglas. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾. Asia, south of China, has been explored extensively and intensively by Justice Douglas, and in a trilogy of which this is the third (the others, the High Himalayas and North from Malaya) he has shared his journeying. These are more than travel… Read more
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