File:String Figures and How to Make Them.djvu

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English: Possibly the first, and best-known book on string figures. (Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.)
Date (original publication).
Source Scan of the 1962 edition, an unabridged republication of the original edition.
Author Caroline Furness Jayne (1873-1909), Introduction and some photos by Alfred Cort Haddon (1855-1940), other photos are either "Courtesy of Mr. S. C. Simms" (that is Stephen Chapman Simms (1863-1937) of the Field Colombian Museum, Chigaco (now the Field Museum of Natural History)), or by William Henry Furness III (1866-1920), the brother of the principal author.
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The original publication was made in 1906 in the US and is therefore in the public domain. The 1962 edition should not have gained new copyright. Even if it did, it was published before 1978 without a copyright notice and is therefore in the public domain by now.

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Public domain The author died in 1940, so this work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less.

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current08:45, 16 September 2012Thumbnail for version as of 08:45, 16 September 20123,352 × 406, 469 pages (30.83 MB)George Orwell III (talk | contribs)apply text-layer via OCR;
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