[b-hebrew] re- copyright laws
dwashbur at nyx.net
Wed Sep 14 19:38:24 EDT 2005
On Wednesday 14 September 2005 17:08, Harold R. Holmyard III wrote:
> Dear Peter,
> >>HH: Yes, it is copyrighted. Look at the publication page in
> >>Gesenius' Hebrew Grammar. It says:
> >>All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced,
> >>stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any
> >>means electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or
> >>otherwise, without the prior permission of Oxford University Press
> >But this work dates from 1910, even in its final revision, and so is
> >surely now out of copyright. BDB certainly is. OUP's claim of
> >copyright on Gesenius is legally null and void, at least in the UK
> >which was the original place of publication.
> HH: I see that you are right, Peter. Thanks. Apologies to David
> Washburn and the list.
No need for any apology, at least to me.
"Maybe I'll trade it for a new hat."
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