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Edward Samuel's Illustrated History of Copyright
January 31, 2008 10:49 AM   Subscribe

Edward Samuel's Illustrated History of Copyright A fascinating illustrated historical tour, looking at how different technologies have shaped how we think about copyright and intellectual property.
posted by carter (4 comments total) 11 users marked this as a favorite

 
ha! a book about copyright, now online for free
posted by milestogo at 10:51 AM on January 31, 2008


Damn. I was writing an article about the history of copyright a couple of weeks ago, and had I known about this book, I could have stolen some ideas from it read it in the course of my research.
posted by WPW at 11:06 AM on January 31, 2008


Fantastic! Thanks!
posted by the dief at 12:14 PM on January 31, 2008


A book about copyright that doesn't mention the Hogarth Act?
posted by Wolof at 11:11 PM on January 31, 2008


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