Landmark Textbook on Contracts Parsons, Theophilus [1797-1882]. Kellen, William V. [1852-1942], Editor. The Law of Contracts. With Additions by William V. Kellen. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1883. Three volumes. ccxxii, 609; xx, 945; x, 722 pp. Octavo (9" x 6"). Contemporary sheep, blind frames to boards, raised bands and red and black lettering pieces to spines, blind tooling to board edges. Negligible light rubbing and a few minor nicks and stains to boards and spines, moderate rubbing to extremities. Light toning to text, offsetting and light foxing to endleaves. $650. * Seventh edition. The first edition of this landmark textbook was published in 1853 and 1855. The final edition, the ninth, was published in 1904. Catalogue of the Library of the Harvard Law School (1909) I:302.
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