Warren, Charles. History of the Harvard Law School and of Early Legal Conditions in America. New York: Lewis Publishing Company, 1908. Three volumes. xiv, 543; iv, 560; 397 pp. Illustrated. Reprinted 1999 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. LCCN 99-29193. ISBN 1-58477-006-6. Cloth. $275. * The definitive history. Warren provides a fascinating account of law studies, lawyers, legal practice and legal conditions in America from 1640 to 1817--the year of the foundation of the Harvard Law School. This is followed by a comprehensive history of the Harvard Law School from 1817 to 1908. Volume three contains a complete, detailed biographical Alumni Roll for the Harvard Law School, with selected class pictures and an alumni index. Marke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection of New York University (1953) 201. The set is also available in handsome quarter calf with raised bands, gilt-stamped lettering-pieces and gilt embellishments, over marble boards for $850.The successful practitioner may or may not have the knowledge, tastes, and mental powers which go to make a good ... in mind that the Corporation, about two years ago, determined to add a young Assistant Professor to the Law Faculty, ... The Corporation, however, do not overlook the advantage of having some men of large experience in actual practice ... had rendered him in his youth, and that, though much occupied, he would give the desired lectures in testimony of his gratitude.
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|Publisher||:||The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. - 1999-01-01|