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Old 12-23-2008, 12:48 PM   #1
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Is this legal?

33 Agatha Christie e-books, .lit format. He sends by download.

I would be worried about formatting, as well.

Anyone ever had experience with something like this?
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Old 12-23-2008, 01:18 PM   #2
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Very likely illegal.

And most of it will be badly formatted, too.
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Old 12-23-2008, 01:22 PM   #3
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Very likely illegal.

And most of it will be badly formatted, too.
Thanks, Nate, thats what I wanted to know. Knew it was too good to be true!
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Old 12-23-2008, 01:23 PM   #4
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Definitely illegal. There are only two Agatha Christies out of copyright in the USA. We have both of them in our upload section.
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Old 12-23-2008, 01:24 PM   #5
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Of course, I forgot to send the link you you could look for yourself. Its on E-bay. So, how can he do this without getting into trouble?

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Old 12-23-2008, 01:27 PM   #6
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If you report him to ebay, then he will be in trouble.
It's a big place and stuff slips through.
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Old 12-23-2008, 01:28 PM   #7
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It's good you didn't post the link. It would have had to be removed.
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Old 12-23-2008, 01:37 PM   #8
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Its okay. I went ahead and bid on 62 paperback versions instead!


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Its okay. I went ahead and bid on 62 paperback versions instead!


HO HO HO!
Nice! Hope you are going on vacation soon!
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Old 12-23-2008, 02:25 PM   #10
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sixty-two paperbacks ??? dear lord, i don't even want to imagine how much that would cost to ship...

not to mention the shelfspace !!!

however, it's worth having them. agatha christie is an old favorite of mine and a lot of peoples.
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Old 12-23-2008, 02:42 PM   #11
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Definitely illegal. There are only two Agatha Christies out of copyright in the USA. We have both of them in our upload section.
There's always the chance that it means those are 33 books that Agatha Christie owned, not 33 books about her. They would be copyright free now.
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sixty-two paperbacks ??? dear lord, i don't even want to imagine how much that would cost to ship...

not to mention the shelfspace !!!

however, it's worth having them. agatha christie is an old favorite of mine and a lot of peoples.
shipping is only $10.83....well worth it for the books! As for shelfspace, well.......I'll find somewhere.
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Nice! Hope you are going on vacation soon!

Nope! Just some authors are 'shelf worthy'. She is one of them. and can you imagine taking all those books along?

I'll also buy them for my Kindle, if they get their prices back down........
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shipping is only $10.83....well worth it for the books! As for shelfspace, well.......I'll find somewhere.
seriously ?? how are they sending them, by donkey train ???? that's crazy cheap.
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Nope! Just some authors are 'shelf worthy'. She is one of them.
you're so right about that !
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Here's the link

http://cgi.ebay.com/Lot-of-62-Agatha...3%3A1|294%3A50

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