<h2><center><span style="color:#866F45";>Chitty on Contracts</span></center></h2>


<p><center><strong>Chitty, Joseph.</strong> <em>A Treatise on the Law of Contracts, and Upon the Defences to Actions Thereon.</em> 6th English and 10th American edition. Springfield: G. and C. Merriam, 1860.</center></p>

<p><strong>Joseph Chitty</strong> (1796-1838) was a lawyer and son of Joseph Chitty the elder (1775-1841). His work, known as <em>Chitty on Contracts</em> (1826), is a practical treatise, published for practicing attorneys as well as law students. It is a reference work that outlines the elementary aspects of the law of contracts, incorporating American caselaw and topics of importance.</p>

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