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" 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... "
Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Common Pleas, and ... - Page 246
by Great Britain. Court of Common Pleas, Sir John Bernard Bosanquet, Sir Christopher Puller - 1826
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Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Common Pleas and in ..., Volume 13

John Scott, Great Britain. Court of Common Pleas - Law reports, digests, etc - 1866
...conclusion in the note to Wennall v. Adney, "that an express promise can only revive a precedent good consideration, which might have been enforced at law...suspended by some positive rule of law; but can give nu original cause of action, if the obligation on which it is founded never could have been enforced...
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Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme ..., Volume 54

Massachusetts. Supreme Judicial Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1866
...cases cited. " An express promise," it is said, " as it should seem, can only revive a precedent good consideration, which might have been enforced at law...been suspended by some positive rule of law, but can g~!ve no original right of action, if the obligation on which it is founded never could have been enforced...
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Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme ..., Volume 72

Massachusetts. Supreme Judicial Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1867
... 306. And this case falls within the rule, that " an express promise can revive a precedent good consideration, which might have been enforced at law...not been suspended by some positive rule of law." 3 Bos. & Pul. 252, note. Way v. Sperry, 6 Cush. 238. Dodge v. Adams, 19 Pick. 429. 4. But if there...
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The Law of Contracts

John William Smith - Conflict of laws - 1868 - 559 pages
...rule mentioned ante, page 187, and that the express promise there mentioned might revive the precedent consideration, which might have been enforced at law through the medium of an implied promise, had not the party been exempted by the positive rule of law forbidding such a contract on the Lord's day...
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Treatise on the Civil and Criminal Jurisdiction of Justices of the Peace and ...

Charles W. Langdon - Constables - 1870 - 850 pages
...only revive a precedent good consideration, which might have been enforced at law, through the medinm of an implied promise, had it not been suspended by...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. 2 Cal....
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The Albany Law Journal: A Monthly Record of the Law and the Lawyers, Volume 10

Law - 1874
...only revive a precedent good consideration which might have been enforced at law, through the medinm of an implied promise, had it not been suspended by...some positive rule of law ; but can give no original cause of notion if the obligation on which it is founded, never could have been enforced at law, though...
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The American Reports: Containing All Decisions of General ..., Volume 12

Isaac Grant Thompson - Law reports, digests, etc - 1874
...person ought to pay. An express promise, therefore, as it should seem, can only revive a precedent good consideration, which might have been enforced at law...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." The note...
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Principles of the Law of Contracts: As Applied by Courts of Law

Theron Metcalf - Contracts - 1874 - 357 pages
...Wennail v. Adney, 3 Bos. & Pul. 352, namely, that " an express promise can only revive a precedent good consideration, which might have been enforced at law,...action, if the obligation on which it is founded never could have been (a) Bell r. Gardiner, 4 Scott NR 621 ami 4 Man. & Grang. 11. In this case, the defendant...
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Reports of Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of ..., Volume 2

California. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1875
...only revive a precedent good consideration, which might have been enforced at law, through the medinm of an implied promise, had it not been suspended by...action, if the obligation on which it is founded never could have been enforced at law, though not barred by any legal moxim or statute provision." (Smith...
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Chitty's Treatise on Pleading and Parties to Actions: With a Second Volume ...

Joseph Chitty, Henry Greening - Forms (Law) - 1876
...consideration will not support an express promise. An express promise can only revive a precedent good consideration, which might have been enforced at law,...promise, had it not been suspended by some positive rnle of law, but can give no original cause of action, if the obligation on which it is founded some...
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