Literary Copyright Reform in Early Victorian England: The Framing of the 1842 Copyright Act

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Abernethy's lectures, 42–4, 54–6
abridgements, 18, 21, 118, 124, 240, 243–4
Act of Anne (1710), 3–4, 9, 10, 14, 18, 20, 25, 210, 213, 222, 223, 225, 226, 232, 235, 238–9
Age,197–8
Alison, Archibald, 30, 209, 210
Althorp, 34, 35, 37
Anderson, John, 180
anti-copyright campaign, 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 21–5, 28, 29 and newspapers, 132, 134, 136–7, 138–41 parliamentary, 30–2, 40–67, 128 petitions, 38–9 publishers and, 100, 115–27 and wider issues, 82–4, 96–9 see also petitions; print workers; radicals
apprentices, 29, 71, 72
Arnold, Thomas, 30, 168, 185–6
artistic works, 252–3, 256
assignee, residual rights for, 229
assignment, 18, 249, 251
Athenaeum,133, 151, 183, 205–7
authors, 4, 5, 7, 17, 19, 24, 26, 29–30, 58, 108, 134, 136, 140, 216 associations for, 28, 149–52 book trade and, 101–5 campaign methods of, 8, 148, 152–3, 175 families of, 135, 147, 154, 156, 158, 161–2, 187 petitions for, 30, 167–9, 176 ff., 182–90 rewards for, 20, 137 status of, 27–8
authorship, profession of, 27–8, 64–5, 100, 101, 149, 152, 153, 168, 216
Baillere, Jean Baptiste, 237
Baines, Edward, 40, 45, 47
Baldwin& Co., 108, 111
Ballantyne & Co., 109, 119, 193
Barnes, Thomas, 56–7, 111, 131–2
Belfast, 83
Bellv. Whitehead (1839), 249
Benthamite doctrine, 2, 5, 22, 45, 46, 52, 63, 146, 214
Berne Convention (1886), 4, 216, 217, 235, 238
bestsellers, 137
binders, 23
Birkbeck, Dr George, 53, 91–4, 98 n, 140, 180
Birmingham, 85
Black & Co., 50
Black-wood's,105, 120, 209
Blaine, Delabere Roberton, 210
Blessington, Marguerite, 183
'book', definition of, 223–5, 250
book-finishers, 113
book trade, 8, 23, 68, 100, 139, 149, 232, 233 and authors, 101–5 cheap publications, 109–11 discounts, 104–5 and newspapers, 131 see also booksellers; print workers; printing trade; publishers
bookbinders, 84–7, 96
books, 10, 21, 22, 24–5 cost of, 46, 47, 53, 104–5, 109, 110, 111, 117, 146 market for, 26, 68 remainders, 110, 112
booksellers, 4, 13, 68, 79, 97, 145, 149, 154, 155 and cheap books, 107–9 cooperation, 101–2, 111–15

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