INSCRIBED BY CLARENCE DARROW
DARROW, Clarence. Plea of Clarence Darrow In Defense of Richard Loeb and Nathan Leopold. Chicago, 1924.
First edition, “authorized and revised” by Darrow from the trial speech, of his passionate defense of teenage murderers Leopold and Loeb, a presentation copy inscribed in the year of publication by him to the widow of his friend and legal colleague famed for a plan on permanent government ownership of the rails, "To Marie Plumb from a long time friend and admirer of her and her husband Glenn Plumb with the best wishes of Clarence Darrow Oct 9, 1924," in fragile wrappers. $6500.