A Judge Comes of Age.

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. 8.25" x 5.5". 353pp. Red cloth hardback with gilt lettering. Spine somewhat soiled and rubbed, else nice VG+ condition. This copy bears a full page presentation inscription from the author on the first leaf" "It gives me much pleasure to write this book to John M. Macgregor, a member of the Bar of the U.S. District Court, who is not only a good lawyer but a gentleman as well. As he now is about to enter the service of the united States Army, I extend him my best wishes and express the ernest hope that he may have a safe return to private life. Sincerely, Jno. C. Knox, New York, July 10, 1942." Knox was an important jurist. This memoir is a fast paced read, with many entertaining anecdotes of criminals and lawyers. Item #10455

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