[free-sklyarov] _Alice_ read aloud
wiljan at pobox.com
Fri Aug 24 21:58:00 PDT 2001
James S. Huggins said:
> The use of new fonts, new graphics, new cover art, etc., does not restore or
> transfer or grant a new copyright in the now public domain work.
> It does, however, create a new work.
>Peter Zelchenko (pete at suba.com) Chicago, Illinois claims:
>>I guess I would like to reiterate that this version of Alice is not
>>public domain but is a unique new work and copyrightable.
Looks "like copyright misuse" to me.
>>Since my work can't easily be detached from Carroll's in this form,
>>my copyright gives me the right to control its use, but I keep it open.
What part of copyright law allows him privilege of control after sale?
Note from the web:
Peter Zelchenko is president and CTO of VolumeOne,
a Chicago-based research and development company focusing
on on-demand printing of books and electronic publishing.
He has been involved in electronic and print media
publishing and design for 25 years.
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