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University of Michigan Law School Faculty Bibliography: Palmer, George E. (1946-1994)





  • The Law of Restitution. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1978.
  • Cases on Restitution. 2nd ed. J. P. Dawson, co-author . Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1969.
  • Cases and Materials on Trusts and Succession. 2nd ed. Mineola, N.Y.: Foundation Press, 1968.
  • Mistake and Unjust Enrichment. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press, 1962.
  • Cases and Materials on Trusts and Succession. R. V. Wellman, co-author. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Foundation Press, 1960.
  • Cases on Trusts and Succession. R. V. Wellman, co-author. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Edwards Letter Shop, 1958.
  • Cases on Restitution: A Revision of Durfee & Dawson, "Cases on Remedies II". J. P. Dawson, co-author. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1958.
  • Cases on Restitution. J. P. Dawson, co-author. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Edwards Letter Shop, 1957.

Book Chapters

  • "History of Restitution in Anglo-American Law." In International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law, vol. 10. New York: Oceana, 1989.

Journal Articles

  • "Private Trusts for Indefinite Beneficiaries." Mich. L. Rev. 71 (1972): 359–70.
  • "Dependent Relative Revocation and Its Relation to Relief for Mistake." Mich. L. Rev. 69 (1971): 989–1010.
  • "Restitution of Distributions by a Fiduciary to Which the Recipient Was Not Entitled." Hastings L.J. 19 ( 1968): 993–1016.
  • "Reformation and the Statute of Frauds." Mich. L. Rev. 65 (1967): 421–40.
  • "Reformation and the Parole Evidence Rule." Mich. L. Rev. 65 (1967): 833–50.
  • "The Effect of Misunderstanding on Contract Formation and Reformation under the Restatement of Contracts Second." Mich. L. Rev. 65 (1966): 33–58.
  • "The Effect of Indefiniteness of the Validity of Trusts and Powers of Appointment." UCLA L. Rev. 10 (1963): 241–91.
  • "Edgar Durfee: Teacher and Scholar." Mich. L. Rev. 57 (1959): 447.
  • "The Contract Price as a Limit on Restitution for Defendant's Breach." Ohio St. L.J. 20 (1959): 264–83.
  • "Testamentary Disposition to the Trustee of an Inter-Vivos Trust." Mich. L. Rev. 50 (1951): 33–70.
  • "Negotiable Instruments under Uniform Commercial Code." Mich. L. Rev. 48 (1950): 255–310.


  • Review of Land Use Controls: Supplementary Materials on Real Property, by F. E. Horack, Jr. and V. Nolan, Jr. Tex. L. Rev. 34 (1956): 789–90.

Other Publications

  • Foreword to Fraud on the Widow's Share, by W. D. Macdonald. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Law School, 1960.