Report, from the Committee on Patents, Washington D.C. (1838)

Source: The University of Texas Tarlton Law Library: The Committee on Patents and the Patent Office, 25th Cong., 2d sess., 1838, S. Rep. 494.

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Report, from the Committee on Patents, Washington D.C. (1838), Primary Sources on Copyright (1450-1900), eds L. Bently & M. Kretschmer, www.copyrighthistory.org

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Report, from the Committee on Patents and the Patent Office

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A report of the Committee on Patents on a proposed Bill for international copyright protection. The report surveys the various arguments for and against such protection and recommends against it.

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