The Engraver’s Copyright Bill receives royal assent

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Historical Context Note

Drafted and seen through Parliament by William Hogarth to obtain for engravers such as himself similar rights to authors.

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Editors. "The Engraver’s Copyright Bill receives royal assent". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 12 December 2006
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