Lot 219: 2 books signed & inscribed by Felix Frankfurter.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Supreme Court/Felix Frankfurter] 2 Titles signed & inscribed by Frankfurter. Felix Frankfurter. MR. JUSTICE HOLMES AND THE SUPREME COURT. Harvard University Press, 1938. 8vo. Cloth; very good, lacking dj. Signed and inscribed on ffep For Hon. George W. Norris, may he long continue to be the yardstick of disinterested statesmanship. With the respect and admiration of Felix Frankfurter- Norris was a five-term Progressive Senator from Nebraska, 1913-1943, noted for the Norris-LaGuardia Act and the Tennessee Valley Authority. ++ MR. JUSTICE HOLMES. Contributions by Benjamin N. Cardozo, Morris R. Cohen, John Dewey, Felix Frankfurter [et. al.] NY: Coward-McCann, (1931). 8vo. Navy blue cloth. Rear hinge cracked. Lacking dj. Ffep inscribed by Frankfurter To Ben V. C/ affectionately/ F.F. Ben Victor Cohen began his career as a clerk for Learned Hand. Part of the Roosevelt Administration in 1933, became part of Roosevelts Brain Trust. He was one of several people who wrote the Truth in Securities Act while working under Frankfurter. 1.2 Lb.