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If the contest for an international copyright is to be managed like the annual pig-iron conflict, or the wool fight, ending in a compromise by which every interest gets a certain amount of protection at the expense of the public, it will certainly be of little service either to England, America, or humanity at large. What is needed is a legal protection for property in ideas; in other words, an authors' copyright.

Getting agreement of different nations on copyright protection has always been a problem.

The Atlantic Monthly, Editorial, “Politics”, March 1872

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