by Frankfurter, Felix
1938. Signed by Felix Frankfurter. Signed by Felix Frankfurter. Signed by Frankfurter Frankfurter, Felix [1882-1965]. Mr. Justice Holmes and The Supreme Court. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1938. [viii], 137 pp. Portrait frontispiece. Original cloth, blind frames to boards, gilt title to spine. A few minor scratches to baords, light rubbing to extremities, light toning to interior. "Felix Frankfurter" in bold hand to front free endpaper, presentation inscription "To Hn. Wm. H. Hill" in someone else's hand, signed with an illegible signature, to front pastedown. $750. * Mr. Justice Holmes is Frankfurter's finest statements of his admiration for Holmes. This and other books did much to establish Holmes's posthumous reputation. The "Hn. Wm. H. Hill" is probably William Henry Hill [1876-1972], a prominent New York Republican politician and newspaper publisher.
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