American jurist (1780-1844) who served as an associate justice of the Supreme Court from 1830 to 1844. ALS, one page, 7.75 x 9.75, August 22, 1835. Letter to a bookseller, requesting several legal volumes for himself and for "Judge Kennedy of the Supreme Court of this State." In very good to fine condition, with light creasing, and two small areas of edge paper loss. From the Collection of Dr. Lawrence E. Miller.
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