xvii, 316 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9781594603983 cloth alkaline paper 1594603987 cloth alkaline paper
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-309) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
John Chipman Gray and the rule against perpetuity (RAP) Early life and times Scholarly influence of half-brother, Horace Gray, Jr The early years : academic study, call of the Civil War, academic study Practice of law and wedded bliss Harvard Law School years Gray as philosopher in the age of classical formalism Consideration of restraints on the alienation of property and the spendthrift provision Gray and his contemporary critics Americanization of the rule against perpetuities The modern rule against perpetuities : direct derivative of the common law rules against perpetuities.
KF368.G73 M67 2010
Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press,