The Jury Trial of 1900 in the Court of Public Opinion : Bryan vs. McKinley, Judge Samuel Levelhead, on the Bench. Joseph R. McLaughlin.

The Jury Trial of 1900 in the Court of Public Opinion : Bryan vs. McKinley, Judge Samuel Levelhead, on the Bench

Chicago: Laird & Lee, 1900.

Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Item #3717

Light tone, light wear. Crisp hardcover. ; "The aim of this book is to present the issues of the campaign in a novel and readable manner. It is a symposium in that it contains the views or opinions of many of the foremost men of the day on the great questions engrossing the public mind. The familiar conceit -The Jury Trial - is employed that the great contesting parties may be brought face to face; that both sides may be heard in the same proceeding and at the same time; and that the presentation may be enlivened with the spirit naturally attendant upon a sharply contested trial in court." Publisher's hardcover binding, with original paperback wraps also bound in. Not listed in William Miles , The Image Makers : A bibliography of American presidential campaign biographies. An attempt at nonpartisan neutrality, presenting the major issues of the day, including actions of corporate trusts and the creation of American colonies in the aftermath of the Spanish-American War. ; The Pastime Series; Vol. 88; 294 pages.

Price: $19.95

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