Book payment (was Re: Issola Spoilers vs. Orca Spoilers)

Wed Mar 12 05:37:33 PST 2003

>> > For the record, I heartily approve of used book stores, and buying 
>> used books.
>>Do you there think there should be a mechanism to pass some nominal
>>payment back to you when someone buys your work nth hand?

While we're (loosely) on the subject: book club editions. Someone somewhere 
(probably a different list with no authors in residence) mentioned that 
when you buy a CD from a music club, the disc isn't counted towards the 
disc's sales in terms of royalties, so you're arguably stealing from the 
band. Are book club editions of books treated the same way?

Queen of Gor: What have you done to the prisoner?!
Tom Servo: We cancelled it; it was too obscure.
	-- MST3K