Built by Association exhibit

Bryan A. Garner
Bryan A. Garner, the world’s leading legal lexicographer, will give a talk on Monday, December 9, about the exhibit of association copies from his private book...
We gratefully acknowledge the assistance of the following individuals in the preparation of this exhibit.           — Bryan A. Garner & Mike Widener Ryden Anderson...
John H. Wigmore's autograph
John H. Wigmore’s signed copy of his book A Kaleidoscope of Justice (1941). John Henry Wigmore enrolled at Harvard Law School in 1884, became a founder of the Harvard...
Roscoe Pound's inscription to Irving M. Walker
Roscoe Pound’s inscribed copy (to Irving M. Walker) of his book Contemporary Juristic Theory (1940). The son of a federal trial judge in Nebraska, Roscoe Pound...
Fred Rodell, inscription to "Mayor La Guardia"
Fred Rodell’s inscribed copy (to “my favorite statesman”) of his book Woe Unto You, Lawyers! (1939). Born in Philadelphia, Rodell graduated from Yale Law School in 1931...
Senator Sam Ervin's autograph
Senator Sam Ervin’s copy of Fifty Famous Trials (1937) by R. Cornelius Raby. Samuel James Ervin Jr. (1896-1985) was born and raised in Morganton, North Carolina. He...
Edward Abbott Parry's inscription to Leonard Moore
Edward Abbott Parry’s inscribed copy (to Leonard Moore) of his book What the Judge Thought (1922). British judge Sir Edward Abbott Parry came from a long legal lineage...
John C. Townes inscription to Ira P. Hildebrand
John C. Townes’s inscribed copy (to Ira P. Hildebrand) of his book Law Books and How to Use Them (1909). John C. Townes, for whom the main building at the University of...
Clarence Darrow's inscription to Pearl Ball
Clarence Darrow’s inscribed copy (to “Pearle” M. Ball) of his first book, A Persian Pearl (1899). At John King Books in Detroit, I discovered an autographed copy of...
Arthur Male's inscription to Lord Brougham
Lord Brougham’s signed copy of Law of Elections (1818) by Arthur Male. Henry Peter Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux (1778-1868), was a British statesman, member of...

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