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by briggsy
Tue Sep 18, 2007 1:32 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Archive.org pdfs/DjVus
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Well anyway ... just thought I'd point out that all of the new archive.org pdfs and DjVus have linked text files included, so they ARE fully searchable and copy-and-paste-able.
by briggsy
Thu Aug 30, 2007 8:17 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Archive.org pdfs/DjVus
Replies: 23
Views: 17692

As far as I can see these titles mostly include Loebs PUBLISHED in 1923 or earlier, although I did notice one published as late as 1932. Many are scanned from more recent reprints however. The example you mention was published in 1921 and the scanned reprint contains only a single page of later edit...
by briggsy
Thu Aug 30, 2007 7:14 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Archive.org pdfs/DjVus
Replies: 23
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Nice work edonnelly! Appian01 was an empty directory just 48 hours ago. These are coming in thick and fast! Some other recent additions I've just spotted: Clement of Alexandria http://www.archive.org/details/clementofalexand00clem Plato Theaetetus [and] Sophist http://www.archive.org/details/theaete...
by briggsy
Thu Aug 30, 2007 3:20 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Archive.org pdfs/DjVus
Replies: 23
Views: 17692

Archive.org pdfs/DjVus

Very new here!, and just wondering if there should be an archive.org book thread as a friend for edonelly's excellent Google Books thread. There's been a huge influx of new titles this year, so coverage is now comparable (at least) to that on googlebooks, and in quality the scans are generally far s...
by briggsy
Sun Aug 19, 2007 12:22 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Google Books pdf's
Replies: 47
Views: 32856

Have all of you people who are unable to download or access googlebooks tried going through a US proxy? This one works for me in Australia:

http://www.surfie.info/

If it doesn't work for you, there are plenty more here:

http://www.publicwebproxies.com/web_pro ... ers_1.html