AUTHORITIES ON THE LAW OF CONTRACT. Among the numerous English text writers on the subject of Contracts, may be mentioned Chitty, Addison, I'ollock and Anson. The works of these authors have been published with American notes. and are standard authorities at this time. Of the American authors on the subject, we mention Story, Parsons, Metcalf, Wharton, Bishop and Beach. The last author, Beach, has compiled a most useful and valuable two-volume work on "The Modern Law of Contract," and has taken pains to digest late American cases.