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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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Reports of Decisions in the Supreme Court of the United States ..., Volume 11

Benjamin Robbins Curtis - Law reports, digests, etc - 1870
...taken away by the statute. The title and preamble of the statute, 8 Anne, c. 19, is as follows: " An act for the encouragement of learning by vesting the...purchasers of such copies, during the times therein mentioned. " Whereas printers, booksellers, and other persons, have of late frequently taken the liberty...
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The House of Lords Cases on Appeals and Writs of Error, Claims of ..., Volume 4

Charles Clark, William Finnelly - Law reports, digests, etc - 1870
...wheresoever resident. A careful consideration of this statute leads me to a different conclusion. It is an " Act for the Encouragement of Learning by vesting the...Books in the Authors or Purchasers of such Copies." Authors are to be encouraged, by enabling them to obtain from their publishers a larger remuneration,...
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The Law of Copyright, in Works of Literature and Art: Including that of the ...

Walter Arthur Copinger - Copyright - 1870 - 269 pages
...APPENDIX (A). 8 ANNE, c. 19 (1709). An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting lite Copes of printed Books in the Authors or Purchasers of such Copies during the Time therein mentioned. Eepealed by 5 & 6 Viet. c. 45, 1. 8 GEO. II. c. 13 (1735). An Act for the...
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The Works of Daniel Defoe, Carefully Selected from the Most Authentic ...

Daniel Defoe - 1870 - 607 pages
...It is said, though perhaps without authority, that the vigorous remonstrances of Defoe procured the Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting the copies of printed books iu the authors or their assigns. The vanity of an administration which affected to patronize the learned,...
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The Law Relating to Works of Literature and Art: Embracing the Law of ...

John Shortt - Copyright - 1871 - 780 pages
...within the grounds and intention of the statute made in the 8th year of Queen Anne, c. 19, intitled, 'An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, by vesting...Books in the Authors or Purchasers of such Copies.' I think it would be extremely mischievous to make a distinction between a book of letters which comes...
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The Law Relating to Works of Literature and Art: Embracing the Law of ...

John Shortt - Copyright - 1871 - 780 pages
...Her Majesty Aot"! Queen Anne, intituled " An Act for the Encouragement of Learning, 8 Anno, c. 18. by vesting the Copies of Printed Books in the Authors or Purchasers ot such Copies during the Times therein mentioned ;" and also an Act passed in the forty-first year...
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Memories of the British Museum

Robert Cowtan - British museum - 1872 - 428 pages
...to the rightful owners thereof;" which title, when the bill passed the Commons, was altered to " An Act for the encouragement of learning, by vesting...authors, or purchasers of such copies, during the time therein mentioned." This is the 8 Ann. c. 19 ; the fifth section of which enacted : " That nine...
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The Works of Daniel Defoe, Carefully Selected from the Most Authentic ...

Daniel Defoe - 1872 - 607 pages
...It is said, though perhaps without anthority, that the vigorous remonstrances of Defoe procured the ge, for one who, I had reason to believe, never saw a sword in his life before, exce anthors or their assigns. The vanity of an administration which affected to patronize the learned,...
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Pittsburgh Reports, Volume 1

Boyd Crumrine - Law reports, digests, etc - 1872
...describes the rights and property of an author, is but declaratory of the common law), is entitled "An act for the encouragement of learning, by vesting the copies of printed hooka in the authors, &c." It gives the author " the sole right of printing and reprinting such book...
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THE LAW OF LITERATURE

JAMES APPLETON MORGAN - 1875
...publish the same is given by an act passed in the eighth year of the reign of Queen Anne, intituled " An act for the encouragement of learning, by vesting...the authors or purchasers of such copies during the limes therein mentioned," and by another act passed in the fifty-fourth year of the reign of King George...
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