Williston - Sections 421, 841, 1940 and 1980.
Agreement made............. between ............
Whereas, the Author has written a book entitled.......
Now, therefore, the parties agree as follows:
1. The Author hereby grants to the Publisher the exclusive right to publish said book, and agrees that the Publisher shall be the sole owner of the copyright therein on publication.
2. The Author reserves to himself the sole right to translate, abridge, or dramatize the book. The Author agrees that he will not without the Publisher's consent publish any translation, abridgement, or dramatized version as a book. The Publisher agrees that the Author shall have the right to authorize the performance of any dramatized version of the book, and shall be the proprietor of the performing rights therein.
3. The Publisher agrees at his own expense and risk to publish said book in such style as he shall see fit, and agrees that the Author's name shall be conspicuously printed as Author on the title page of every copy of the book sold or published.
The Publisher agrees to publish the book under the title......
......, and not in any way alter the literary matter contained in the book.
4. The Publisher agrees to submit to the Author for revision the proofs of the first edition of the book, and the Author agrees to carefully revise and correct the same promptly.l