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Contents

Property

Summary of Contents

Contents
List of Illustrations
Preface to the Eighth Edition
From the Preface to the First Edition
Acknowledgments

Part I. An Introduction to Some Fundamentals 
Chapter 1. First in Time: Acquisition of Property by Discovery, Capture, and Creation 
Chapter 2. Subsequent in Time: Acquisition of Property by Find, Adverse Possession, and Gift 

Part II. The System of Estates (Leaseholds Aside)
Chapter 3. Possessory Estates
Chapter 4. Future Interests
Chapter 5. Co-ownership and Marital Interests 

Part III. Leaseholds: The Law of Landlord and Tenant
Chapter 6. Tradition, Tension, and Change in Landlord-Tenant Law

Part IV. Transfers of Land
Chapter 7. The Land Transaction
Chapter 8. Title Assurance

Part V. Land Use Controls
Chapter 9. Judicial Land Use Controls: The Law of Nuisance
Chapter 10. Private Land Use Controls: The Law of Servitudes
Chapter 11. Legislative Land Use Controls: The Law of Zoning
Chapter 12. Eminent Domain and the Problem of Regulatory Takings

Appendix A
Appendix B
Table of Cases
Author Index
Subject Index