An Important Canadian Law Publisher and Bookseller [Legal Publishing]. Carswell Company, Ltd. Catalogue of Modern Law Books, April 1937, With Supplement to August 1st, 1938. Toronto: The Carswell Company, Ltd, 1938. 180 pp. Includes 58 page index. 14 pp. supplement bound before main catalogue. Publisher stiff card wrappers. Negligible light shelfwear and soiling, "F.X. Dwyer" to head of front cover, light toning to interior. $85. * Francis Xavier Dwyer was co-author of a widely used textbook: "Introduction to the Study of Law," by Edmund M. Morgan and Francis X. Dwyer, and was a librarian at the Law Library of Harvard University and later for decades at the Law Library of Library of Congress. * This catalogue includes a comprehensive list of law books published in Canada, Great Britain, other nations of the British Empire and the United States and a brief history of the Carswell Company. The front and rear pastedowns and endleaves contain publisher's various advertisements for Carswell publications. Francis Xavier Dwyer was a law librarian at Harvard and the Library of Congress and the co-author with Edmund M. Morgan of a widely used textbook, Introduction to the Study of Law (first edition 1926).
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