Hacker News new | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

This article complains specifically about not being able to copy from a book in public domain to somewhere else. If you are seriously having this problem, I recommend checking out


They have a lot of good materials there if you are interested in older books.

You may also try feedbooks. Lots of interesting stuff there (lots ported from Project Gutenberg).

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact