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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Anson's Law of Contract 30th ed isbn 9780198734789

Anson's Law of Contract 29th ed


ISBN13: 9780199282470
New Edition ISBN: 9780198734789
Previous Edition ISBN: 0198765762
Published: August 2010
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print
Hardback edition out of print, ISBN13 9780199593330



Anson's Law of Contract is a classic text in the field, renowned for offering an accurate, authoritative and stimulating account of the law and its underlying principles. In this edition Sir Jack Beatson has been joined by Professor Andrew Burrows and Professor John Cartwright to create an exceptional author team.

The 29th edition continues to provide comprehensive and detailed coverage of all topics covered on modern contract law courses, and has been completely revised and updated to incorporate all notable developments in case law, legislation, and academic debate.

  • Anson's trademarks are accuracy, authority and clarity, and the 29th edition continues in this tradition, offering a definitive statement of the law of contract and its underlying principles
  • In this edition Sir Jack Beatson has been joined by Professor Andrew Burrows and Professor John Cartwright to create an exceptional author team
  • The book has been completely revised and updated to incorporate all notable developments in case law, legislation, and academic debate

Subjects:
Contract Law
Contents:
1: Introduction
Part 1: Formation of Contract
2: The Agreement
3: Form
4: Consideration and Promissory Estoppel
Part 2: Contents of the Contract
5: The Terms of the Contract
6: Exemption Clauses and Unfair Terms
Part 3: Factors Tending to Defeat Contractual Liability
7: Incapacity
8: Mistake
9: Misrepresentation and Non-disclosure
10: Duress, Undue Influence, and Unconscionable Bargains
11: Illegality
Part 4: Performance and Discharge
12: Performance
13: Discharge by Agreement
14: Discharge by Frustration
15: Discharge by Breach
16: Discharge by Operation of Law
Part 5: Remedies for Breach of Contract
17: Damages
18: Specific Remedies
19: Restitutionary Awards
20: Limitation of Actions
Part 6: Limits of the Contractual Obligation
21: Third Parties
22: Assignment
Part 7: Agency
23: Creation of Agency
24: Effect of Agency
25: Termination of Agent's Authority;