Without copyrights : piracy, publishing, and the public domain / Robert Spoo.
- ISBN: 9780199927876 (hardback)
- ISBN: 0199927871 (hardback)
- ISBN: 9780199927883
- ISBN: 019992788X
- Description: xvi, 355 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
- Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, c2013.
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|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. -335) and index.
|Contents Note:|| Prologue: Growing the American public domain -- The American public domain and the courtesy of the trade in the nineteenth century -- Transatlantic modernism in the American public domain -- Ezra Pound's copyright statute: perpetual rights and unfair competition with the dead -- Ulysses unauthorized: protectionism, piracy, and protest -- Joyce V. Roth: authors' names and Blue Valley Butter -- Ulysses authorized: Random House and courtesy -- Epilogue: Disturbing the American public domain.
|Summary:|| "Tells the story of how the clashes between authors, publishers, and literary "pirates" influenced both American copyright law and literature itself."--Dust jacket flap.
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