Zane, John Maxcy. Lincoln The Constitutional Lawyer. Originally published: Chicago: The Caxton Club, 1932. 92 pp. Reprinted 2003 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584772576; ISBN-10:1584772573. Hardcover. New. $80. * Zane explores the sources of Lincoln's interpretation of the Constitution, with an emphasis on slavery and civil liberties during times of national emergency. Two introductory chapters offer an appreciation of Lincoln's prose style and courtroom technique. John Maxcy Zane [1863-1937] was a Chicago attorney and the author of The Story of Law (1927). This edition reprints a volume that was issued in a limited edition of 300 copies by Chicago's Caxton Club in 1932.
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