It is a matter of some difficulty for the English lawyer to predict the effect of a misapprehension upon the formation of a contract. The common law doctrine of mistake is a confused one, with contradictory theoretical underpinnings and seemingly irreconcilable cases. This book explains the common law doctrine through an examination of the historical development of the doctrine in English law. Beginning with an overview of contractual mistakes in Roman law, the book examines how theories of mistake were received at various ...

Mistakes in Contract Law 2011, Hart Publishing, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9781849462129


Mistakes in Contract Law 2010, Hart Publishing, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9781841135076