Skip to main content

Major Treatises by Topic

This guide lists major legal treatises, handbooks, hornbooks and guides by topic. It also lists important current awareness and reporting services for each topic.

Multi-Volume Treatises

John  A. Borron, Jr., The Law of Future Interests (3d ed., 2002-date).
Print: KF605.S57 2002. WestlawNext. (4 volumes).

Milton R. Friedman, Contracts & Conveyances of Real Property (6th ed., 1998-2002).
Print: KF670.F7 1998. Bloomberg Law. (3 volumes).

Milton R. Friedman, Friedman on Leases (5th ed., 2004-date).
Bloomberg Law. (3 volumes)

Michael T. Madison, Jeffry R. Dwyer, & Steven W. Bender, The Law of Real Estate Financing: With Tax Analysis, Planning, and Forms (Rev. ed., 1994-date).
WestlawNext. (2 volumes).

Grant S. Nelson et al., Real Estate Finance Law (6th ed., 2014-date).
Print: KF695 .N452 2014. (2 volumes).

Richard R. Powell & Michael Allan Wolf, The Law of Real Property (1949-date).
Print: KF570.P57. Lexis Advance. (17 volumes).

Julius L. Sackman et al., Nichols’ the Law of Eminent Domain (Rev. 3d ed., 1964-date).
Lexis Advance. (18 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

Grant S. Nelson et al., Real Estate Finance Law (6th ed., 2015).
Print: KF695.N45 2015.

Cornelius J. Moynihan & Sheldon F. Kurtz, Introduction to the Law of Real Property: An Historical Background of the Common Law of Real Property and Its Modern Application (4th ed., 2005).
Print: KF570 .M68 2005.

William B. Stoebuck & Dale A. Whitman, The Law of Property (3d ed., 2000).
Print: KF570.C86 2000.