The Literary Property Debate: Six Tracts, 1764 - 1774 [The English Book Trade, 1660-1853]

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Large 8vo, hardcover. No dj, black cloth. Good condition. Ex-lib copy w/ front bookplate, text-block edges stamped, rear pocket & spine label removed. Spine ends lightly bumped/rubbed, tiny bend to a few pg corners; contents clean, binding firm. Sections separately paginated. Facsimile reprints of 6 tracts originally published between 1764 and 1774. Contents: Donaldson, A. Some thoughts on the state of literary property. 1764.-- Campbell, H. Information for A. D. and J. Wood, booksellers in Edinburgh. 1773.-- Boswell, J. The question of literary property. 1774.-- Rae, D. Information for Mess. J. Hinton. 1773.-- The cases of the appellants and respondents in the cause of literary property. 1774.-- The pleadings of the Counsel before the House of Lords in the great cause concerning literary property.

Title: The Literary Property Debate: Six Tracts, 1764 - 1774 [The English Book Trade, 1660-1853]

Author: -----

Categories: Books on Books,

Publisher: Garland Publishing, New York.: 1975.

ISBN Number: 0824009657

ISBN Number 13: 9780824009656

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Condition: Good

Book ID#: 1121127.15

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