Counterfeited Privilege in Grimmelshausen's 'The Magic Bird's Nest', N.N. (1675)

Source: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna 1447-A.Alt Mag

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Counterfeited Privilege in Grimmelshausen's 'The Magic Bird's Nest', N.N. (1675), Primary Sources on Copyright (1450-1900), eds L. Bently & M. Kretschmer, www.copyrighthistory.org

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Full title:
Counterfeited 'Privileges and Liberties' Devised by Christoffel von Grimmelshausen Himself for the Second Part of his Novel 'The Magic Bird's Nest'

Full title original language:
'Privilegia und Freyheiten' in 'Deß Wunderbarlichen Vogelnests Zweiter Teil'

Abstract:
Grimmelshausen had good reason to fear reprints. The first volume of The Magic Bird's Nest had been published by Johann Fillion in Montbéliard (Mömpelgard in German), a small town near Belfort which at that time belonged to the House of Württemberg but did not form part of the Holy Roman Empire. Shortly afterwards a reprint of this volume was published in the Netherlands with a fraudulent reference to the original publisher's name 'Amsterdam / Gedruckt bey Johann Fillion Im Jahr 1673').

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Author: Christoffel von Grimmelshausen

Publisher: N.N.

Year: 1675

Location: N.N.

Language: German

Source: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna 1447-A.Alt Mag

Persons referred to:
Alexander the Great
Habermann, Johann
Homer
Kempis, Thomas à
Lobwasser, Ambrosius
Lucian
Zoilus

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Keywords:
Reformation, the
book trade
piracy
privileges
privileges, fictitious
reprints
translation, right of
translations, of contemporary works

Responsible editor: Friedemann Kawohl


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