Restatement of the Law Second. Contracts. Reporters: Robert Braucher, Harvard Law School [to 1971]. E. Allan Farnsworth, Columbia University School of Law [from 1971]. American Law Institute Publishers, 1981-2014. Vols. 1 to 3 and Appendix vols. 4-13. Together 13 books. Hardcover. New. Publisher's Price USD 976. Special $495. * Restatement Second, Contracts, constitutes a thorough revision and updating of the original 1932 Restatement. It embodies additions inspired by the Uniform Commercial Code and improves the black-letter formulations by altering the order or scope of topics to enhance clarity or reduce redundancy. Reporters: Robert Braucher, Associate Justice, Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts; E. Allen Farnsworth, Columbia University School of Law. Volume I of Contracts Second covers the meaning of terms; formation of contracts-parties and capacity; formation of contracts-mutual assent; formation of contracts-consideration; the Statute of Frauds; mistake; and misrepresentation, duress, and undue influence. Volume II includes unenforceability on grounds of public policy; the scope of contractual obligations; performance and non-performance; impracticability of performance and frustration of purpose; discharge by assent of alteration; joint and several promisors and promisees; and contract beneficiaries. Volume III deals with assignment and delegation and remedies. Volumes 4, 5, and 6 are Appendix Volumes containing digests of state and federal cases citing both the original Restatement and Contracts Second through December 1977, as well as cross-references to ALR Annotations and West Digest System Key Numbers. Volumes 7 and 8 update Volume 6 and contain case citations to Contracts Second and ?? 422-End of the original Restatement through June 1989. Volume 9, updating Volumes 4, 5, and 8, compiles in a single volume citations to both Contracts and Contracts Second through June 1991. Volume 10 updates Volume 9 and contains citations to Contracts and Contracts Second through June 1996. Volume 11 provides citations to Contracts and Contracts Second through June 2001. Volume 12 was issued in 2007. Volume 13 was issued in 2014.
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