Reports of cases argued and determined in the Court of Common Pleas, and other courts: from Easter term, 36 Geo. III. 1796, to [Hilary term 44 Geo. III. 1804] ... both inclusive: with tables of the cases and principal matters, Volume 3 (Google eBook)

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Oliver D. Cooke, 1820 - Law
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Page 334 - But when the party by his own contract creates a duty or charge upon himself, he is bound to make it good, if he may, notwithstanding any accident by inevitable necessity, because he might have provided against it by his contract.
Page 246 - P. 249), and the conclusion there arrived at seems to be correct in general, "that an express promise can only revive a precedent good consideration, which might have been enforced at law through the medium of an implied promise, had it not been suspended by some positive rule of law ; but can give no original right of action, if the obligation on which it is founded never could have been enforced at law, though not barred by any legal maxim or statute provision.
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