First edition of Farmington by Clarence Darrow.
Octavo, vi, 277pp. Publisher’s green cloth, title in gilt on spine and front cover. Color illustration stamped to front cover. Top edge gilt. Stated “Published September 24, 1904” on copyright page. Solid text block, light wear to tips. A very bright example.
Clarence Darrow (1857-1938) was an American lawyer and high-profile member of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). He entered the national stage during the Scopes “Monkey” trial and the Leopold and Loeb murder trial.