Lot 221: Inscribed by Brandeis: OTHER PEOPLE'S MONEY.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Supreme Court] Louis D. Brandeis. OTHER PEOPLES MONEY: AND HOW THE BANKERS USE IT. Signed and inscribed For Herbert Bruce Brougham/ Louis D. Brandeis in upper margin. The recipient was a reporter who had been a Washington correspondent for the Philadelphia Ledger during Wilsons Presidency, who wrote on financial topics. Brandeis was an associate justice on the Supreme Court from 1916-1939. A progressive known as the "People's Lawyer," this book outlines ways to curb the power of large banks. Foreword by Norman Hapgood. Wash: National Home Library Foundation, 1933. 12mo. Stiff printed wraps. Very good. 0.4 Lb.