The second cumulative supplement to this first point of reference on English private law covers all developments in the key areas of this subject up to January 2004. It will be an essential purchase for all who already own the main work, as it maintains the currency of the two-volume main work itself.
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Peter Birks is the Regius Professor of Civil Law at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of All Souls College. He was made an Honorary Queen's Counsel in 1995 and is a fellow of the British Academy.
`Review from previous edition Reviews of main work: The list of contributors ... resembles the First XI of a virtual law faculty: there is a combination of leading Professors ... and rising stars ... Each chapter is well written and reflects the structured approach taken in the whole work.
... English Private Law would be a welcome addition to any law library.'
New Law Journal, 3 Aug 2001
`This book is a veritable tour de force on the subject. Sweeping in its scope, it offers illuminating accounts of various individual components of English private law, whilst at the same time providing a much-needed overview of how each of those components fits to form a coherent whole ...
This elegantly produced book ... is ideally suited to facilitate that process of change. It will be welcomed by lawyers all over the world.'
Commonwealth Lawyer, April 2001
`This is an important book which will fill the gap for practitioners between Halsbury's Laws of England and a nutshell guide, and which legal libraries should find in great demand from solicitors, barristers and foreign lawyers.'
Marion Simmons QC, 3/4 South Square
`This magisterial work is an invaluable route map to English private law. It provides a unique, structured and principled overview of English law. It will be an indispensable tool in the hands of judges. And since the judges hold the votes practitioners will not want to lag behind.'
The Rt Hon Lord Steyn
`This is, as far as scope and status are concerned, an institutional work in the great tradition ultimately based on Gaius' Institutes. It fills one of the most lamentable gaps in the modern European law library; and it will do more than any other to make English private law accessible to
Prof. Dr. Reinhard Zimmermann
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Descrizione libro Oxford University Press, 2004. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110199271518
Descrizione libro Oxford University Press, 2004. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0199271518
Descrizione libro Oxford University Press, USA, 2004. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 2 Sup. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0199271518
Descrizione libro Oxford University Press, 2004. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 199271518
Descrizione libro Oxford Univ Pr, 2004. Paperback. Condizione libro: Brand New. 2nd sup edition. 300 pages. 9.50x6.50x0.75 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria 0199271518