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The original work is certainly in the public domain in the US. It is also in the public domain in any country with a copyright term of Life+100 or shorter. According to this Wikipedia article that includes all known countries. From the description in the question, the 1974 edition added nothing new to the work. In the US and the UK, it would not have any ...


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Going by what you say, copyright on all pages that appear in the 1974 reprint other than the title pages and the design on the endsheets has expired. Having learnt that you want to reproduce those pages, their telling you that they own copyright on them and trying to get you to pay them for the "right" to do what you want to do sounds very much ...


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