Public Offices and Officers Mechem, Floyd R. A Treatise on the Law of Public Offices and Officers. Originally published: Chicago: Callaghan and Company, 1890. cxvii, 751 pp. Reprinted 2009 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584779735; ISBN-10: 158477973X. Hardcover. New. $175. * Reprint of the only edition. "He has endeavoured to begin at the beginning, showing what are public offices and who are public officers, and to give in consecutive chapters a view of the whole field, showing who are eligible to public office; how they may be elected or appointed and qualified; how they may surrender, abandon or forfeit their rights and authorities; what authority they possess; how they should execute it; what liabilities attach to their acts; what rights they possess and what rights are possessed by the public; and finally by what remedies their duties and liabilities may be enforced" (Preface, v).
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