One of America's "Great Textbooks" Collier, William M. [1867-1956]. Rogers, Ralph E. [1881-1945], Editor. Gilbert's Collier on Bankruptcy: A Treatise on the Law and Practice in Bankruptcy Under the National Bankruptcy Act of 1898 As Amended to January 1, 1931. General Orders in Bankruptcy as Amended to Date, Official Forms Adopted by the U.S. Supreme Court, Supplementary Forms by Frank B. Gilbert. Albany: Matthew Bender & Company, 1931. xliii, 1712 pp. Index and section containing forms thumb-tabbed. Later library buckram, red and black lettering pieces to spine, endpapers renewed. Moderate toning to interior, fold lines to corners of a few leaves, library stamps to head and foot of text block. $250. * Second edition. First published in 1898, Vanderbilt includes this work in his list of America's "great textbooks" in which "the history of American law might well be traced.": Vanderbilt, Men & Measures in the Law 21.
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