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" An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting the Copies of printed Books in the Authors or Purchasers of such Copies during the Times therein mentioned... "
The Standard Library Cyclopedia of Political, Constitutional, Statistical ... - Page 641
1848
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Literary Copyright Reform in Early Victorian England: The Framing of the ...

Catherine Seville - Law - 1999 - 300 pages
...the reign of Her Majesty Queen Anne, intituled An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by resting the Copies of printed Books in the Authors or Purchasers of such Copies during the Times therein mentioned; and also an Act passed in the fortyfirst year of the reign of His Majesty King George the...
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"Some Big Bourgeois Brothel": Contexts for France's Culture Wars with Hollywood

Bill Grantham, George Grantham - Law - 2000 - 184 pages
...address different issues. But the first English copyright statute, the Statute of Anne,2 was titled "An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by Vesting...Books in the Authors or Purchasers of such Copies ..." (emphasis added). Further, the House of Lords in 1774 rejected the longstanding claim that stationers...
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Copyright Law and Computer Programs: The Role of Communication in Legal ...

Jisuk Woo - Business & Economics - 2000 - 237 pages
...between public benefit and private reward inscribed in the full title of the Statute of Anne of 1709: An Act for the Encouragement of Learning by vesting the Copies of printed Books in the author's or Purchasers of such Copies dying the Times therein mentioned." In the US Constitution, the...
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Encyclopaedic Visions: Scientific Dictionaries and Enlightenment Culture

Robert Yeo, Richard Yeo - History - 2001 - 336 pages
...c.ic, was introduced in Parliament in 1709 and enacted on io April 1710. Its final, full title was 'An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting...Purchasers of such Copies, during the Times therein mentioned'.4 This was the result of agitation following the collapse of the so-called Press Act (of...
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Pragmatic Plagiarism: Authorship, Profit, and Power

Marilyn Randall - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 321 pages
...production and their diffusion. These aims were reflected in the title of the Statute of Anne: 'An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting...purchasers of such copies, during the times therein mentioned.' It was felt that piracy, by reducing the pecuniary rewards authors and printers could reap...
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International Copyright: Principles, Law, and Practice

Paul Goldstein - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 618 pages
...product of their renewed effort was the world's first copyright act, the Statute of Anne,7 entitled "An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting...Purchasers of such Copies, during the Times therein mentioned." The Statute gave the Stationers the coercive remedies they sought and confirmed their existing...
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Electronic Theft: Unlawful Acquisition in Cyberspace

Professor Emeritus Peter Grabosky, Peter Grabosky, Russell G. Smith, Russell Gordon Smith, Gillian Dempsey - Computers - 2001 - 235 pages
...today (Kaplan 1967). The first legislative manifestation, the Act of Anne ( 1 709) , was entitled An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting...Purchasers of such Copies, during the Times therein mentioned. Copyright protection was extended to engravings in 1734, with the encouragement of William...
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Copyrights and Copywrongs: The Rise of Intellectual Property and how it ...

Siva Vaidhyanathan - History - 2003 - 255 pages
...were harmed by the lack of price stability in the marketplace. The title of the legislation read: "An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by Vesting...Purchasers, of such Copies, during the Times therein mentioned."11 The Statute of Anne, often erroneously dubbed "the first copyright law," established...
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Creator to Consumer in a Digital Age: Australian Book Production in Transition

Bill Cope, Dean Mason - Computers - 2001 - 292 pages
...considered the first copyright legislation, the Act of Anne (1709). (Or, as its full title has it, An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting the Copies of printed Books in the Authors and Purchasers of such Copies, during the Times therein mentioned - the art of euphemism was alive...
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Copyrightâ s Highway: From Gutenberg to the Celestial Jukebox, Revised Edition

Paul Goldstein - Law - 2003 - 238 pages
...Out of three years of intense lobbying came the world's first copyright act, the Statute of Anne, "An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting...Purchasers of such Copies, during the Times therein mentioned." The Statute dramatically changed the allocation of entitlements among authors, publishers,...
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