[PGCanada] Re: Queen of Seven Swords

Andrew Sly sly at victoria.tc.ca
Tue Mar 29 15:44:59 PST 2005


If this book were digitized and ready to go, I believe it could
be posted at PG Australia. (There a already seven post-1922
GK Chesterton titles at PG Australia.)

If you have page images, you might want to consider running them
through Distributed Proofers Europe (http://dp.rastko.net/)
Copyright restrictions will not allows this text to be
processed on the American Distributed Proofing site.


On Tue, 29 Mar 2005, Michael Hart wrote:

> On Mon, 28 Mar 2005 Mvshelden at aol.com wrote:
> > I recently took out the Queen of Seven Swords by Chesterton from the U of I
> > library.  I scanned the book and ran Adobe Capture on it.  It seems to have
> > gotten most of it.  The book was written in 1926.  Is this going to be
> > copyrighted?  I'd love to go through whatever it takes to put it on your
> > website. Please let me know how to proceed.
> >
> > Mark Shelden
> >
> >
> GK Chesterton died in 1936, which means his works are public domain in
> all the "life +50 and 60" countries, and will be in another 21 months in the
> "life +70" countries that just changed their copyrights.
> I am forwarding your message to PG Australia and PG Canada, who can both
> likely contine with your work, but since US copyright cutoff is 1923,
> we can't post it in the US. . .unless the copyright was not renewed.
> Forwarding to a friend to check on that for you.
> Thanks!!!
> Michael
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