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- To: Multiple recipients of list BOOK_ARTS-L <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Copyright-copywrite
- From: "Rupert N. Evans" <r-evans4@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 5 Sep 1996 10:57:24 -0500
- Message-id: <199609051557.IAA18285@SUL-Server-2.Stanford.EDU>
- Sender: "The Book Arts: binding, typography, collecting" <BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
At 10:36 PM 9/4/96 -0500 Michael E. Morin wrote:
>> The publishers will defend their copyrighted material if pirated AND if
>> the offense is worth defending in court (read $$$) but to use the risks of
>> mass publishing to create a piracy snare net is just a plain dumb way to
>> attempt to make money.
> But some publishers do insert "errors" into text to catch competitors
>who copy their material. Dictionary and encyclopedia publishers in
>particular have been known to use this technique. Not to "attempt to
>make money", mind you, but to stop pirating.
Also, map publishers.
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