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The Resource The author's due : printing and the prehistory of copyright, Joseph Loewenstein

The author's due : printing and the prehistory of copyright, Joseph Loewenstein

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The author's due : printing and the prehistory of copyright
Title
The author's due
Title remainder
printing and the prehistory of copyright
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Loewenstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Author's Due offers an institutional and cultural history of books, the book trade, and the bibliographic ego. Joseph Loewenstein traces the emergence of possessive authorship from the establishment of a printing industry in England to the passage of the 1710 Statute of Anne, which provided the legal underpinnings for modern copyright. Along the way he demonstrates that the culture of books, including the idea of the author, is intimately tied to the practical trade of publishing those books. As Loewenstein shows, copyright is a form of monopoly that developed alongside a range of related p
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Loewenstein, Joseph
Dewey number
070.5/0942
Index
index present
LC call number
Z325
LC item number
.L84 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Book industries and trade
  • Printing
  • Book industries and trade
  • Printing industry
  • Copyright
  • Intellectual property
  • Authorship
  • English literature
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Authorship
  • Book industries and trade
  • Book industries and trade
  • Copyright
  • English literature
  • Intellectual property
  • Printing
  • Printing industry
  • England
  • Auteursrecht
Label
The author's due : printing and the prehistory of copyright, Joseph Loewenstein
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-336) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An introduction to bibliographical politics -- The reformation of the press : patent, copyright, piracy -- Monopolies commercial and doctrinal -- Ingenuity and the mercantile muse -- Monopolizing culture : two case studies -- Personality and print : the genetics of intellectual property -- Milton's talent : the emergence of authorial copyright -- Authentic reproductions
Control code
593356229
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 349 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226490410
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593356229
Label
The author's due : printing and the prehistory of copyright, Joseph Loewenstein
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-336) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An introduction to bibliographical politics -- The reformation of the press : patent, copyright, piracy -- Monopolies commercial and doctrinal -- Ingenuity and the mercantile muse -- Monopolizing culture : two case studies -- Personality and print : the genetics of intellectual property -- Milton's talent : the emergence of authorial copyright -- Authentic reproductions
Control code
593356229
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 349 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226490410
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593356229

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