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The Essential Holmes Oliver Wendell Holmes

The Essential Holmes By Oliver Wendell Holmes

The Essential Holmes by Oliver Wendell Holmes


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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr, has been called the greatest jurist and legal scholar in the history of the English-speaking world. In this collection of his speeches, opinions, and letters Richard Posner reveals the fullness of Holmes' achievements as judge, historian and philosopher.

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The Essential Holmes by Oliver Wendell Holmes

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr, has been called the greatest jurist and legal scholar in the history of the English-speaking world. In this collection of his speeches, opinions and letters, Richard Posner reveals the fullness of Holmes' achievements as judge, historian, philosopher and master of English style. Thematically arranged, the volume covers a variety of subjects from aging and death to themes in politics, personalities, and law. Posner's substantial introduction firmly places this wealth of material in its biographical and historical context.

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GOR003853115
9780226675541
0226675548
The Essential Holmes by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Used - Good
Paperback
The University of Chicago Press
19970101
374
N/A
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