First Edition of a Classic Essay on American Legal History Gilmore, Grant. The Ages of American Law. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1977. x, 154 pp. Cloth in lightly soiled and moderately edgeworn dust jacket. Light toning to interior, small bookseller sticker to front pastedown (behind flap of dust jacket), owner signature to front free endpaper. $150. * First edition. A classic study of the development of American law. "This book has the engaging qualities of good table talk among a group of sophisticated and educated friends--often idiosyncratic, sometimes a bit testy, but given body by broad learning and a keen imagination, and spiced with wit": Willard Hurst (cited on dust jacket).
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