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JOSEPH STORY AND THE ENCYCLOPEDIA AMERICANA

Story, Joseph; Cohen, Morris


Item #: 59442

Pages: xv, 206 pp.
Published: Clark; The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.; 2006.

Subjects: CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, JURISPRUDENCE

Never before gathered in any volume, this work presents18 articles about major legal subjects by Joseph Storyproduced for the first edition of Encyclopedia Americana(1829-1833), which was edited by Francis Lieber. Little-known today because they were written anonymously and neverpublished in any other form, these extended essays arefascinating distillations of Story's jurisprudence. Many ofthem were written during his dual tenure as Supreme Courtjustice and Dane Professor at Harvard Law School. We offerthem in an enlarged print version of their original form,now with an extensive introduction by Morris L. Cohen, anappendix with texts of rare related materials and now adetailed index.Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.Distributed by William S. Hein & Co., Inc.

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