Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1961, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
IV, 314 pages, last 3 pages of blank. Brown coloured boards with gilt titles to the back strip. Bumping and rubbing to the head and to the heel of the black strip and to the lower book corners. Browning and foxing to the top text block edges and lighter browning and foxing to the other text block edges. Light tanning to the internal pages and endpapers. Plaintext dustwrapper, with a yellow background and purple and black titles to the front panel and black to the back strip. Bumping and rubbing to the dustwrapper corners. And few small tears and bumping to the top and bottom back strip edges. The back strip edges has also become slightly sunned and handling marks and foxing marks are also noticeable. The back dustwrapper panel shows the impression of? tape to the lower half of the panel. Sunning to the fold over creases and top edges. The biography of one of the most enigmatic of American advocates, Christopher Stuart Patterson Junior -- known to one and all as Chippy. Born into wealth, rank and privilege he rebelled against his family's status and spent many years as an alcoholic and a family embarrassment before finding his milieu as an advocate for the underprivileged in America in the 1930s and 40s. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Law & Criminal Studies; History -- America; Biography -- Legal ; Inventory No: 0105537.