First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

chapter 1|12 pages

Part 1 Agency The agent’s authority

chapter 2|4 pages

Agency by operation of law

chapter 3|8 pages


chapter 5|4 pages

Doctrine of undisclosed principal

chapter 8|8 pages

Contract classification

chapter 9|36 pages

Terms of the contract

chapter 10|16 pages

Part 3 Sale of goods Passing of property

– property passes when the parties intend

chapter 11|6 pages

Risk, mistake and frustration

chapter 12|20 pages

Passing of title by non-owner

of the Sale of Goods Act 1979

chapter 13|14 pages

Performance of the contract

chapter 14|12 pages

Seller’s remedies

chapter 15|10 pages

Buyer’s remedies

chapter 16|22 pages

Part 4 Credit Consumer credit agreements

chapter 17|10 pages

Enforcement and remedies

chapter 19|8 pages

FOB (Free on Board) contracts

chapter 20|6 pages

CIF (Cost, Insurance, Freight) contracts

chapter 21|6 pages

Bills of exchange

Bills of Exchange Act 1882

chapter 22|14 pages

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