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Originality and intellectual property in the French and English Enlightenment

Author: Reginald McGinnis
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2009.
Series: Routledge studies in eighteenth-century literature, 6.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Addressing the concepts of originality and intellectual property from perspectives bridging law, literature, visual arts, philosophy and history, this book offers interpretations of central issues in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Reginald McGinnis
ISBN: 9780415962889 0415962889
OCLC Number: 227205731
Description: xv, 233 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Plagiarism and paternity in Dryden's adaptations / Robert W. McHenry, Jr. --
Kidnapped and counterfeit characters : eighteenth-century fan fiction, copyright law, and the custody of fictional characters / Elizabeth F. Judge --
Copyright, originality, and the public domain in eighteenth-century England / Simon Stern --
On plagiarism, originality, textual ownership, and textual responsibility : the case of Jacques le fataliste / Anne Sechin --
"Odd scratches and marks" : Thomas Gainsborough and the idiosyncrasy of the brush / Cristina S. Martinez --
Byron and the scandal of paternity : anonymity, plagiarism, and the natural rights of authors / Tilar J. Mazzeo --
Originality in the Enlightenment and beyond / John Vignaux Smyth.
Series Title: Routledge studies in eighteenth-century literature, 6.
Responsibility: edited by Reginald McGinnis.
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