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13th Edition

Modern Land Law

  • Available for pre-order on June 22, 2023. Item will ship after July 13, 2023
ISBN 9781032395753
July 13, 2023 Forthcoming by Routledge
608 Pages 7 Color Illustrations

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Book Description

Modern Land Law is one of the most current and reliable textbooks available on land law today, offering a lively and thought-provoking account of a subject that remains at the heart of our legal system. Providing an accessible approach to a complex subject, this compact textbook provides an absorbing analysis of all the key legal principles relating to land.

Written with students firmly in mind, a clear introduction to every chapter frames each topic in its wider context and corresponding chapter summaries help to consolidate learning and encourage reflection.

The 13th edition has been revised and brought fully up to date to address all major developments in the law, and includes key recent cases, such as Hudson v Hathway and Global 100 v Laleva in the Court of Appeal.

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Modern Land Law; 2. Registered Land; 3. Unregistered Land; 4. Co-ownership; 5. Successive Interests in Land; 6. Leases; 7. The Law of Easements and Profits; 8. Freehold Covenants; 9. Licenses to Use Land; 10. Proprietary Estoppel; 11. The Law of Mortgages; 12. Adverse Possession

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Professor Martin Dixon is Professor of the Law of Real Property at the University of Cambridge. He is also Honorary Bencher of Lincoln’s Inn, and Fellow of Queens’ College, Cambridge.