Subject: Re: Please add "Public Domain" to "license" list
From: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Mar 2003 20:33:26 -0500 (EST)

Gregory Pomerantz scripsit:

> Abandonment divests title to the work from the author, and I have no reason to
> think title would vest in somebody else. Did you have something in mind?

Based on his earlier postings, he doesn't really believe in a res nullius.

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John Cowan           http://www.ccil.org/~cowan              cowan@ccil.org
To say that Bilbo's breath was taken away is no description at all.  There
are no words left to express his staggerment, since Men changed the language
that they learned of elves in the days when all the world was wonderful.
        --_The Hobbit_
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