The Author, Volume 3

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William Henry Hills
Writer Publishing Company, 1891
 

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Page 21 - Act or by treaty; or when such foreign state or nation is a party to an international agreement which provides for reciprocity in the granting of copyright, by the terms of which agreement the United States may, at its pleasure, become a party thereto...
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Page 11 - ... executors, administrators, or assigns of any such person shall, upon complying with the provisions of this chapter, have the sole liberty of printing, reprinting, publishing, completing, copying, executing, finishing, and vending the same ; and, in the case of dramatic composition, of publicly performing or representing it or causing it to be performed or represented by others...
Page 15 - ... this office the title of a book [map, chart or otherwise, as the case may be, or description of the article], the title or description of which is in the following words, to wit: [here insert the title or description,] the right whereof he claims as author [originator or proprietor, as the case may be], in conformity with the laws of the United States respecting copyrights. CD, librarian of Congress.
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Page 22 - Copyright," together with the year the copyright was entered, and the name of the party by whom it was taken out ; thus —" Copyright, 18—, by AB
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