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Frankfurter, Felix 1882-1965

Overview
Works: 948 works in 1,670 publications in 4 languages and 44,643 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Interviews  Diaries  Records and correspondence  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Signer, Former owner, Author of introduction, Recipient, Correspondent
Classifications: KF8745.F7, B
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Roosevelt and Frankfurter: their correspondence, 1928-1945 by Franklin D Roosevelt( Book )

15 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Justice Holmes and the Supreme Court by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

29 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in English and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1938, a year before he was called to the Supreme Court of the United States, Professor Frankfurter delivered three lectures at Harvard on Mr. Justice Holmes which conveyed with sympathetic insight Holmes's constitutional philosophy. He also wrote a remarkably sensitive biographical notice of Holmes for the Dictionary of American Biography. This book brings these works into one volume. -- from Foreword
The case of Sacco and Vanzetti: a critical analysis for lawyers and laymen by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

52 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On April 15, 1920, Parmenter, a paymaster, and Berardelli, his guard, were fired upon and killed. Sacco and Vanzetti were charged on May 5, 1920, with the crime of the murders, were indicted on September 14, 1920, and put to trial May 31, 1921, at Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. cf. p. [3]-8
Of law and life & other things that matter; papers and addresses of Felix Frankfurter, 1956-1963 by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

20 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The commerce clause under Marshall, Taney and Waite by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

17 editions published between 1937 and 1978 in English and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Business of the Supreme Court; a study in the Federal judicial system by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

28 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As Felix Frankfurter and James Landis write in their preface to The Business of the Supreme Court, "To an extraordinary degree legal thinking dominates the United States. Every act of government, every law passed by Congress, every treaty ratified by the Senate, every executive order issued by the President is tested by legal considerations and may be subjected to the hazards of litigation. Other Nations, too, have a written Constitution. But no other country in the world leaves to the judiciary the powers which it exercises over us." This classic volume, first published in 1928, originated in a series of articles written by Frankfurter, then a professor of law at Harvard University, and his student, Landis, for the Harvard Law Review. These articles chronicled and analyzed the many judiciary acts that were passed between 1789 and 1925, and illuminated the intimate connection between form and substance in the life of American law. For instance: When a community first decided to enact zoning laws--the Supreme Court had to approve. When the United States made a treaty with Germany following World War I--the Supreme Court had to define the limits and meaning of the treaty. Newly reissued with an introduction by constitutional expert Richard G. Stevens, The Business of the Supreme Court is still as fresh and relevant today as it was when first published. It is a work that will aid the student of the law to both love the law and remain true to its purposes."--Publisher's website
Law and politics : occasional papers of Felix Frankfurter, 1913-1938 by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

27 editions published between 1939 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of law and men; papers and addresses of Felix Frankfurter, 1939-1956 by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

15 editions published between 1956 and 1965 in English and Dutch and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The public & its government by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

19 editions published between 1930 and 1964 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

S. 1-35: The demands of modern society upon government
The labor injunction by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

21 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Felix Frankfurter on the Supreme Court; extrajudicial essays on the Court and the Constitution by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The present volume, a selection of Frankfurter's extrajudicial nontechnical writings on the Supreme Court, its Justices, and its business, includes fifty-four pieces written between 1913 and 1956 and originally published in popular or scholarly journals. These essays serve to reinforce Frankfurter's stature as a truly just and concerned individual; and their chronological arrangement reveals the consistency of his views on the proper role of the Court
Felix Frankfurter by Wallace Mendelson( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half brother, half son : the letters of Louis D. Brandeis to Felix Frankfurter by Louis Dembitz Brandeis( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Justice Brandeis : essays by Louis Dembitz Brandeis( Book )

7 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The nation-wide attention to the seventy-fifth birthday [November 13, 1931] of Mr. Justice Brandeis attests the popular stake in the court. The following essays, selected from the November contributions, attempt estimates of the labors of Mr. Justice Brandeis as they appear to diverse students of the Supreme court."--Pref
Holmes and Frankfurter : their correspondence, 1912-1934 by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With an introduction that provides historical background and annotations that supply context for cases mentioned, this unique collection illuminates a strong and mutually satisfying personal and professional relationship between two men whose exchanges on the meaning of law in general and American law in particular, the editors write, "found expression in their work and influenced legal and political change in their own lifetimes and in ours as well."
James Bradley Thayer, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Felix Frankfurter on John Marshall by James Bradley Thayer( Book )

7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criminal justice in Cleveland; reports of the Cleveland Foundation survey of the administration of criminal justice in Cleveland, Ohio by Cleveland Foundation( Book )

13 editions published between 1922 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Justice Holmes by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

8 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of cases under the Interstate Commerce Act by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

19 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The constitutional world of Mr. Justice Frankfurter : some representative opinions by Felix Frankfurter( Book )

9 editions published between 1949 and 1971 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Holmes and Frankfurter : their correspondence, 1912-1934
Alternative Names
Felix Frankfurter Richter am Obersten Gerichtshof der Vereinigten Staaten

Frankfurter, Felix

Феликс Франкфуртер

פליקס פרנקפורטר

פרנקפורטר, פליקס 1882-1965

フェリックス・フランクファーター

费利克斯弗兰克福特

Languages
English (434)

Swedish (2)

Dutch (1)

French (1)

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Business of the Supreme Court; a study in the Federal judicial systemHolmes and Frankfurter : their correspondence, 1912-1934