Very Good / Good. Item #9461
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1936. First Edition. Signed by Pearson and Allen on front free endpaper to George R. Holmes with brief inscription. Octavo. 325 pp. Illustrated dust jacket with $2.50 price present. Red boards stamped in gilt. Red topstain.
Dust jacket heavily chipped along edges and flaps, but intact. Rubbing to rear panel. Front bottom corners of boards worn with exposure and fraying. Light shelfwear to edges. Binding is sound. Holmes' bookplate to front pastedown. Pages otherwise unmarked.
Profiles of the nine Supreme Court Justices serving at the time, including Cardozo and Brandeis.