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Contract Law

Our contract law publishing: Authoritative. Supportive. Comprehensive 

Our diverse and regularly updated contract law list includes a range of titles from 50 year-old classics, student favourites, and recently commissioned titles offering fresh approaches to contract law. As well as a market-leading statute book and popular revision guides.

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Poole's Textbook on Contract Law

Fourteenth Edition


Robert Merkin QC, Séverine Saintier

July 2019

A student classic: clear, comprehensive, contextual.

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Poole's Casebook on Contract Law

Fourteenth Edition


Robert Merkin QC, Séverine Saintier

July 2019

Offering the clearest presentation of all the leading cases with succinct author commentary and helpful learning features.

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Contract Law Directions

Seventh Edition


Richard Taylor, Damian Taylor

June 2019


This is the most student-friendly guide to contract law; empowering students to evaluate the law, understand its practical application, and approach assessments with confidence.

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Contract Law

Second Edition


TT Arvind

May 2019

Unfold the problem > Reveal the law > Apply to life: A uniquely practical approach to contract law.

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Koffman & Macdonald's Law of Contract

Ninth Edition


Elizabeth Macdonald, Ruth Atkins

August 2018

A straightforward yet rigorous account with well-chosen case summaries and extracts throughout

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O'Sullivan & Hilliard's The Law of Contract

Eighth Edition


Janet O'Sullivan

May 2018

Core Texts Series

Starting with the key principles, this focused text offers practical insights into the workings of contract law.

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Contract Law: Text, Cases, and Materials

Eighth Edition


Ewan McKendrick

April 2018

Text, Cases, and Materials

The market leading stand-alone guide to contract law from a leading lawyer: authoritative, comprehensive, and supportive

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JC Smith's The Law of Contract

Second Edition


Paul S. Davies

April 2018

Achieves the perfect balance between accessibility and authority; contract law illuminated by an exposition of the leading cases.

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Contract Law

Sixth Edition


Mindy Chen-Wishart

March 2018

The most visual explanation of contract law by a top academic, with full coverage of debates and controversies

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Cheshire, Fifoot, and Furmston's Law of Contract

Seventeenth Edition


MP Furmston

April 2017

A contract law classic; detailed and authoritative coverage

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Principles of Contractual Interpretation

Second Edition


Richard Calnan

March 2017

The new edition of this invaluable practitioner guide to the interpretation of contracts is structured according to ten principles, and has been fully updated to reflect recent case law.

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Philosophical Foundations of Contract Law


Gregory Klass, George Letsas, Prince Saprai

October 2016

Philosophical Foundations of Law

The 17 essays of this collection explore key philosophical questions underlying the institution of contract, and the philosophical issues arising in specific contract law doctrines, including contract formation, contract interpretation, unfair terms, the principle of good faith, defences, and remedies.

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Casebook on Contract Law

Thirteenth Edition


Jill Poole

August 2016

The best-selling casebook in contract; all the leading cases with succinct author commentary and helpful learning features

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Anson's Law of Contract

Thirtieth edition


Sir Jack Beatson FBA, Andrew Burrows FBA, QC (Hon), John Cartwright

May 2016

Exceptional detail, precision and clarity

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A Restatement of the English Law of Contract


Andrew Burrows FBA, QC (hon)

January 2016

This Restatement presents a distillation of the current state of the general law of contract into a coherent set of succinct rules. Written by an authority in the area, assisted by senior judges, academics, and practitioners, the law is restated in a clear and authoritative manner, demonstrating how the different elements fit together.

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Cloud Computing Law


Christopher Millard

October 2013

Building on innovative research undertaken by the 'Cloud Legal Project' at Queen Mary, University of London, this work analyses the key legal and regulatory issues relevant to cloud computing under European and English law.

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Fifth Edition


H G Beale, W D Bishop, M P Furmston

September 2007

This casebook comprises a wide selection of cases and materials that illustrate the law and place it within its legal and commercial context. The authors highlight difficulties in the law, encouraging students to take their understanding to a deeper level.

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Atiyah's Introduction to the Law of Contract

Sixth Edition


Stephen A. Smith, P.S. Atiyah

February 2006

Clarendon Law Series

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