by Kelsen, Hans
1942. Kelsen "At His Best" [C] Kelsen, Hans [1881-1973]. Law and Peace in International Relations. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1942. xi, 181 pp. Cloth very good in lightly soiled and moderately worn dust jacket, light toning to text. $250. * First edition. The text of Kelsen's Oliver Wendell Holmes Lectures, 1940-1941. " authentically presenting Kelsen's theory of law. To international lawyers it should be especially welcome because it applies that theory to their particular branch of legal science.... The first four lectures are a superbly argued statement of the nature of law in general and of international law in particular.... In the whole field of logically ordered postulates of international law, Kelsen is at his best; and that best is unsurpassed.": Percy E. Corbett, Harvard Law Review 56:154-156 cited in Marke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection at New York University (1953) 572.
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