An Act for the Encouragement of Learning (Draft), London (1737)

Source: British Library: 357.c.7.(41)

An Act for the Encouragement of Learning (Draft), London (1737), Primary Sources on Copyright (1450-1900), eds L. Bently & M. Kretschmer,

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An Act for the Encouragement on Learning, by the more effectual securing the sole Right of printing Books to the Authors thereof, their Executors, Administrators, or Assigns, during the Times therein mentioned

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1737: Booksellers' Bill

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Year: 1737

Location: London

Language: English

Source: British Library: 357.c.7.(41)

Persons referred to:
George II

Places referred to:
Great Britain

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Institutions referred to:
Faculty of Advocates, Edinburgh
Gray's Inn
House of Commons
Inner Temple
Lincoln's Inn
Middle Temple
Sion College, London
Stationers' Company
Stationers' Hall
University of Cambridge
University of Edinburgh
University of Glasgow
University of King's College, Aberdeen
University of Oxford
University of St Andrews

Statute of Anne, 1710, 8 Anne, c.19

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