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Post time 2006-8-23 13:45:57 |Display all floors
Originally posted by hly2006 at 2006-8-23 13:26
I think "signed and sold" is ok

The consumer buys the books first, then the author autographs it.  The author cannot sell his books because the book belongs to the publisher and the author gets residuals and rights besides the up front "commission".

[ Last edited by edchan at 2006-8-23 01:52 PM ]

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Post time 2006-8-23 14:44:41 |Display all floors
Originally posted by edchan at 2006-8-23 13:45

The consumer buys the books first, then the author autographs it.  The author cannot sell his books because the book belongs to the publisher and the author gets residuals and rights besides the  ...



thank you, got it, agree with you.

the author gets residuals and rights besides the up front "commission"
除了先前的“稿费”,作者还会获得一些重版费,及相关权利.

不知道理解的对否?

Often residuals A payment made to a performer, writer, or director for each repeat showing of a recorded television show or commercial.
常作 residuals 追加酬金:录制的电视节目或商业广告每次重映时向演员、作家或导演支付的酬金

追加酬金,好象不太好,不知道此行业术语是?

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