New York: Knopf, 1929. hardcover. 476pp. 8vo, green cloth, spine ends repaired, some margins crudely repaired, page 15 of introduction torn with some loss of text. New York: Knopf, 1929. good.
The case of Lambdin P. Milligan before the Supreme Court in 1866. The court found that it was unconstitutional to try a civilian in a military court where a civilian court is available. From the library of Leonard Boudin with his signature and pencil underlining to some of the text.