Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778
enquiries@wildy.com

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 21 No 10 Oct/Nov 2016

Book of the Month

Cover of Criminal Injuries Compensation Claims

Criminal Injuries Compensation Claims

Price: £99.95

Pupillage & Student Offers

Special Discounts for Pupils, Newly Called & Students

Read More ...


Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online

Read More...


The History of the Doctrine of Consideration in English Law

Image not available lge

ISBN13: 9781316626214
Published: October 2016
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £21.99



Despatched in 6 to 8 days.

Originally published in 1892, this book was formed from the content of the Yorke Prize Essay for 1891. The text was written by the renowned legal scholar and historian of law, Edward Jenks (1861-1939). It presents a comprehensive history of the doctrine of consideration in English law. Notes are incorporated throughout. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in the doctrine of consideration and legal history.

Image not available lge
Subjects:
Legal History
Contents:
Preface
1. The doctrine of consideration at the present day
2. The period of abridgements
3. The early history of the doctrine
4. Historical summary of the subject.