Seven lectures on the law and history of copyright in books

Paperback | January 11, 2012

byAugustine Birrell

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1899. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... INDEX. Abridgments, 158 Acts of Parliament (see Statutes), 55 Almanacks (belonged to tbe king), 55 America, United States of-- duration of Copyright in, 36 Copyright League, 36 grants Copyright to foreigners, 36 Apsley, Lord Chancellor, 128, 136 Arber, Mr. Edward, 60, 71 Arnold, Mr. Matthew, 25, 168 Art of Printing, 15 "Areopagitica," The, 65, 67, 77 Articles in Reviews, etc., Copyright in, 159, 209 Augustine, St., 43, 46 Author's "copy " ? what is, 73 Authors drive best bargains they can, 197 Authors' Society, 202 Bassompierre, M., Publisher of Liege, 13 Bede, 44 Belgium-- joins the Convention of Berne, 31 law as to quotations in, 184 Berne, Convention of, 30 Bibles and Testaments (belonged to the king), 55 Blackstone, Sir William, 23, 131 Booksellers, The, 27 Booksellers' "copy " ? what is, 77 Brazil, duration of Copyright in, 37 O Browning, Robert, duration of Copyright in poems of, 148 Bunyan, John, 20, 102 Byron, Lord, 170 Camden, Lord Chancellor, 124 Canada, 35, 211 Copyright Acts of 1875 and 1889, 218, 219 Canterbury, Archbishop of, 21, 60 Carlyle, Mr., 26, 176 Cases cited-- Abernethy v. Hutchinson (1 Hall and Twisden, 28), 190 Baskett v. University of Cam- bridge (1 W. Blackstone, 105), 54 Campbell v. Scott (11 Sim., 31), 179 Gary v. Kearsley (4 Esp., 170), 172 Dicks v. Yates (18 Ch. Div., 76), 188, 189 Dodsley v. Kinnersley (Amb., 403), 158 Donaldson v. Becket (4 Bur- row's, 2408; 2 Brown'sParly- Cases, 129), 23, 122, 143 Eyre v. Walker (cited, 4 Burrow's, 2325), 103 Forrester v. Walker (cited, 2 Brown's Parly. Cases, 138), 114 Licensed Victuallers' News- paper v. Bingham (38 Ch. Div., 139), 188 Mawman v. Tegg (2 Hubs., 385), 176, 177, 178 Millar v. Taylor (4 Burrow's, 2303), 91, 113 Nichols v. Pitman (26 Ch. Div., 374), 191 Popev. Curl(2 Atkyns, 342),1...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1899. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... INDEX. Abridgments, 158 Acts of Parliament (see Statutes), 55 Almanacks (belonged to tbe king), 55 America, United States of-- durati...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:46 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:January 11, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217555047

ISBN - 13:9780217555043

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