The First Book-Length History of the Wisconsin Supreme Court Winslow, John Bradley. The Story of a Great Court: Being a Sketch History of the Supreme Court of Wisconsin, Its Judges and Their Times from the Admission of the State to the Death of Chief Justice Ryan. Chicago: T.H. Flood & Company, 1912. xiv, 421 pp. Frontispiece, 23 plates. Cloth, gilt title to spine, top-edge gilt. Light rubbing to extremties, corners lightly bumped, front free endpaper lacking, light toning to text, light finger smudges to a few leaves. A handsome copy. $250. * Only edition. The first book-length study of the subject, Winslow traces the history of the Wisconsin Supreme Court from its establishment in 1841 to 1880.
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