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Oliver Wendell Holmes

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  • The Path of the Lawby Oliver Wendell Holmes

    The Floating Press 2009; US$ 3.99

    The Path of the Law is a short essay by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., an American jurist who served on the Supreme Court of the United States from 1902 to 1932. A cornerstone of his jurisprudential philosophy was the prediction theory of law, believing the law should be defined specifically as a prediction of how the courts work. In The Path of the Law... more...

  • The Guardian Angel Volume 1 of 2by Oliver Wendell Holmes

    ReadHowYouWant 2006; US$ 3.99

    Holmes' belief that hereditary aspects play a vital role in man's personality has been amazingly depicted here. Not only the physical aspects but the character traits are also pre-determined, and shape a man's destiny. In an engaging manner, the characters develop and progress with the plot. more...

  • The Collected Legal Papersby Oliver Wendell Holmes

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 16.95

    Oliver Wendell Holmes (1841?1935) is ingrained in American history as one of the country's foremost jurists. Distinguished for his learning, judgment, humor, and eloquence, he served as justice of the United States Supreme Court for four decades. Throughout his career, Holmes forged new concepts of the origin and nature of law. He viewed the law as... more...

  • The Common Lawby Oliver Wendell Holmes

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 14.95

    Only paperback edition of great legal classic by noted Supreme Court Justice. Lucid, accessible coverage, from a historical perspective, of liability, criminal law, torts, bail, possession and ownership, contracts, successions, many other aspects of civil and criminal law. Indispensable reading for lawyers, political scientists, interested general... more...

  • The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Tableby Oliver Wendell Holmes

    Dover Publications 2014; US$ 4.50

    Originally published in The Atlantic Monthly in the mid-nineteenth century, these philosophical essays were written by one of America's most celebrated thinkers. Poet and essayist Oliver Wendell Holmes drew upon his youthful experiences at a Boston boarding house to add color and humor to his reflections. As the autocrat, or ruler, of the communal... more...

  • The Common Law by Oliver Wendell Holmesby Oliver Wendell Holmes

    American Bar Association 2009; US$ 13.99

    This volume of the ABA Classics Series is The Common Law. In the history of the law there have been many great treatises written by many great legal minds, but only a few have had the influence and staying power to truly be called the classics. The Common Law by famed Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. is certainly one of these books. more...

  • Medical Essaysby Oliver Wendell Holmes

    Copyright Group 2013; US$ 5.99

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. was born on August 29th 1809. Among his many talents were those of physician, poet, professor, lecturer, and author. Here we concentrate on his writing. He was regarded by many of his peers ? including such luminaries as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and James Russell Lowell ? as one of the finest writers... more...

  • The Autocrat of the Breakfast Tableby Oliver Wendell Holmes

    Copyright Group 2013; US$ 5.99

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. was born on August 29th 1809. Among his many talents were those of physician, poet, professor, lecturer, and author. Here we concentrate on his writing. He was regarded by many of his peers ? including such luminaries as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and James Russell Lowell ? as one of the finest writers... more...

  • The Poet at the Breakfast Tableby Oliver Wendell Holmes

    Copyright Group 2013; US$ 5.99

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. was born on August 29th 1809. Among his many talents were those of physician, poet, professor, lecturer, and author. Here we concentrate on his writing. He was regarded by many of his peers ? including such luminaries as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and James Russell Lowell ? as one of the finest writers... more...

  • The Professor at the Breakfast Tableby Oliver Wendell Holmes

    Copyright Group 2013; US$ 5.99

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. was born on August 29th 1809. Among his many talents were those of physician, poet, professor, lecturer, and author. Here we concentrate on his writing. He was regarded by many of his peers ? including such luminaries as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and James Russell Lowell ? as one of the finest writers... more...