The Remarkable Hands: An Affectionate Portrait

By: Nelson, Marcia, Editor

Price: $149.00

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199 pp. Heavily illustrated with photos and facs. letters, documents, etc. Very scarce. Biographical sketches, reminiscences, correspondence and records of two cousins, Augustus and Learned Hand, who served together and with great distinction on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. This limited edition volume was put together following an exhibition at the U.S. Courthouse in NYC in 1981 which honored the two jurists. Handsome dark blue cloth with gilt has a few scratches on the back cover and a bump at the bottom back corner. Interior blue end papers have a small mark from a price sticker, otherwise the interior is clean and fresh. A very nice copy.; Limited Edition; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: The Remarkable Hands: An Affectionate Portrait

Author Name: Nelson, Marcia, Editor

Illustrator: Illustrated by Ten Eyck Seymour, Catryna

Categories: Biography, History: U.S. & North America,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Foundation of the Federal Bar Council: 1983

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 001020

Keywords: Augustus Learned Hand; Biography American Jurists; United States Court,