Cannon's Procedure in the House of Representatives. W.O. Douglas copy
William O. Douglas's Copy of the U.S. House of Representatives Parliamentary Manual [Douglas, William O. (1898-1980)]. Cannon, Clarence [1879-1964]. Cannon's Procedure in the House of Representatives. Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1951. ix, 498 pp. Thumb-tabbed. Flexible calf, gilt title to center of front cover, "Justice Douglas" gilt-stamped near lower outside corner. Light rubbing and a few minor scratches to covers and spine, moderate rubbing to extremities, small Library of Congress deaccession stamp to front free endpaper, minor creases and edgwear to thumb-tabs. $450. * Known for his strong progressive views, Douglas was an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1939 to 1975. Cannon's manual was first published in 1928, its last edition was issued in 1963.
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