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Is it possible to use PD books in a game?

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I was wondering if it was possible to use a PD book's text in a game.
Do I have to pay royalties?
I've seen that companies do resell these books (for instance after porting 'em to an electonic format) with low prices and seems to be no copyright on 'em.

Are there limitations for this??
Thanks for any reply (and forgive my poor english!!!!)

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Yes you can use something that is Public Domain (such as an old book that is no longer protected by copyright) but you need to make sure you use the original version as your source and not a new copy. The new copy may include changes which may be protected by copyright. Not a lawyer and not 100% sure about that but best to be on the safe side.

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