Lot 55 of 202:
Lenny Bruce's copy of New York penal law  

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Penal Law with all Amendments to the Close of the 1950 Regular Session of the Legislature


Rochester, NY

The Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company



505, 70 (index) pp. 26.7x22 cm (10½x8¾"), printed wrappers, inside an attached manila folder labeled "Penal Law" on front, additional pencil notes by Bruce on back.

Bruce’s personal copy of the New York state lawbook “Penal Law” -- undoubtedly used by him for research -- with a couple of small penciled notations in his hand and pages 265-266 conspicuously ripped out [Penal Code sections 1140-1140a - Indecent play, exhibition, or show]. 

Lot Amendments

Well worn, some staining within; good.

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