[glibrary] practical question about copyright on pictures in books of mark Twain

Greg Newby gbnewby at pglaf.org
Wed May 27 05:13:46 PDT 2020

Dear Clemens,

Yes. Items at www.gutenberg.org that are listed as being in the public domain include any pictures included in the eBook.

Further permissions details are here, but do not seem relevant for your situation:


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On Wed, May 27, 2020 at 10:29:50AM +0200, Clemens Gmail wrote:
> is it allowed to use pictures in the books of Mark Twain as published on
> > Gutenberg? I think the copyrights have gone after 100 years but i cannot
> > find that any where. I want to use some pictures in my new book with
> > referreing to the original book.
> >
> > Thanks for your answer, Clemens
> >

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