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" ... where, from the nature of the contract, it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled unless when the time for the fulfilment of the contract arrived some particular specified thing continued to exist,... "
Massachusetts Reports - Page 423
by Massachusetts. Supreme Judicial Court - 1907
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A Summary of the Principles of the Law of Simple Contracts

Claude Charles Molyneux Plumptre - Contracts - 1879 - 227 pages
...Damson, LR, 6 Ex. 219; Farrow v. Wilson, L. ., 4 0. P. 744; Boast v. Firth, LR, 4 CP 1); or, again, "where from the nature of the contract it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled, unless, when the time for the fulfilment of the contract arrived,...
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A Treatise on the Law of Merchant Shipping and Freight

James Thomas Foard - Freight and freightage - 1880 - 653 pages
...been entertained, and the promise of performance is not absolute, the law has been thus stated : — "Where, from the nature of the contract, it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled, unless when the time for the fulfilment of the contract arrived,...
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Principles of Contract at Law and in Equity: Being a Treatise on the General ...

Sir Frederick Pollock - Contracts - 1881 - 770 pages
...either party. The Court held that the defendants were excused, and laid down the following principle : " Where from the nature of the contract it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled unless, when the time for the fulfilment of the contract arrived,...
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Wisconsin Reports: Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of Wisconsin, Volume 53

Wisconsin. Supreme Court, Abram Daniel Smith, Philip Loring Spooner, Obadiah Milton Conover, Frederic King Conover, Frederick William Arthur, Frederick C. Seibold - Law reports, digests, etc - 1882
...and absolute, and not subject to any condition, either express or implied." It was there also held that, "where, from the nature of the contract, it...appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled, unless, when the time for the fulfillment of the contract arrived,...
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The American Reports: Containing All Decisions of General ..., Volume 40

Isaac Grant Thompson - Law reports, digests, etc - 1882
...and absolute, and not subject to any condition, either express or implied." It was there also held that " where from the nature of the contract it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled, unless when the time for the fulfillment of the contract arrived...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 142

Law reports, digests, etc - 1914
...condition, either express or implied, and there are authorities which, as we think, establish the principle that where, from the nature of the contract, it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled unless, when the time for the fulfillment of the contract arrived,...
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A Treatise on the Specific Performance of Contracts

Sir Edward Fry - Contracts - 1884 - 804 pages
...conditional on the continuance of the ability, mental or corporeal, to perform them. "(a) So, again, where from the nature of the contract it appears that the parties contracted upon the footing of the existence at the time of performance of some particular specified...
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The Law of Theatres and Music-halls: Including Contracts and Precedents of ...

Sir William Nevill Montgomerie Geary - Contracts - 1885 - 230 pages
...Blackburn, J., in delivering judgment, said: " There are authorities which we think establish the principle that where from the nature of the contract it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled unless when the time for the fulfilment of the contract arrived...
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The Northeastern Reporter, Volume 70

Law reports, digests, etc - 1904
...positive and absolute, and not subject to any condition, expressed or Implied." It was there also held that "where, from the nature of the contract, it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled unless, when the time for the fulfillment of the contract arrived,...
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Principles of Contract: Being a Treatise on the General Principles ...

Sir Frederick Pollock - Contracts - 1885 - 744 pages
...either party. The Court held that the defendants were excused, and laid down the following principle : " Where from the nature of the contract it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled unless, when the time for the fulfilment of the contract arrived,...
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