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Vol 23 No 3 March/April 2018

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Scamell and Gasztowicz on Land Covenants

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Cheshire and Burn's Modern Law of Real Property 18th ed

ISBN13: 9780199593408
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780199285334
Published: September 2011
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £50.99

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The eighteenth edition of this classic work on land law has been fully updated and revised to ensure that it presents the modern law of real property - the land law of the twenty-first century - whilst setting the modern law in the context of its historical foundations.

Property Law
Part I Introduction
1: An introduction to land law
Part II The modern law in historical context
2: The common law system
3: Modification of the common law by equity
4: Settlements before 1926
5: The simplification of the law: 1925, 1996 and 2002
Part III Estates and interests in land
6: The estate in fee simple absolute in possession
7: Commonhold
8: General characteristics and creation of leases
9: Covenants in leases
10: Termination of leases and recovery of possession by the landlord
11: Statutory codes for special leases
12: The strict settlement and the trust for sale before 1997
13: The trust of land
14: Concurrent interests
15: Future interests: the rules against perpetuities and accumulations of income
16: Entailed interests and life interests
17: Determinable interests and interests upon condition subsequent
18: Easements and profits
19: Covenants
20: Rent charges
21: Mortgages
22: Equities and proprietary estoppel
23: Licences
Part IV The creation, transfer and extinction of estates and interests in land
24: The contract
25: Formalities required for the creation and transfer of estates and interests in land
26: Capacity to acquire, hold and transfer estates and interests in land
27: Unregistered conveyancing
28: Registered conveyancing
29: Extinction of estates and interests in land;