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The Built-in Way Looks like now there's a built-in way: the Copy command in the menu you get when you select text. It allows a certain amount of the text, set by publisher, and works on "most books". Alternate approaches If that doesn't work, try selecting the text and click "Search Book" or "Search Google", which gives you the text in the search box that ...


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What seems to works for me (I am currently using Firefox, if that is of any relevance) is this: press Ctrl and - on your keyboard (or Ctrl and scroll down with your mouse), so the entire page shrinks next, press the 'magnifying glass with a +' button on the menu on top of the page - this increases only the book, but not the surrounding text repeat this ...


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For some books, Google doens't have the copyright's holders permission to show the whole content of the book, so they just show a random subset of pages. Maybe, those permissions are also country-dependant, so they are allowed to show a different amount of pages depending on the country. That's why, in some cases, you can see a "different" subset of the ...


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In Firefox, go to Tools → Web Developer → Inspect. When you click on it, you will have the ability to select HTML objects and select "Delete Node" from a drop-down menu. You can use this to delete all parts of the page except the book.


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Here is the link to the API: https://developers.google.com/books/docs/v1/using#WorkingBookshelves The URL that you need is: https://www.googleapis.com/books/v1/user/{userId}/bookshelves/{shelf}/volumes That will work as long as the shelf is public, otherwise you have to have an API key by putting this GET variable on the end: ?key={yourAPIKey}


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Really following your link I see that I could download PDF using an option under the right-top "wheel" button. But I see it as logged Google user.


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Google doesn't guarantee copyright status etc. etc., but in the HTML of the book description you can find a lot of information enclosed in a script tag, for example: <script>_OC_addFlags(... {"volume_id":"qyi8-5g8dzAC","is_ebook":true,"volumeresult": ... ,"sample_url": ... ,"is_browsable":true,"is_public_domain":true}, ...);</script> Checking ...


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EDIT About the lpg= parameter on a Google Books URL Although not officially documented, the lpg= parameter refers to the landing page to the Google Book. How this works in our example: When you first land (through a link) to page 126 the link is https://books.google.gr/books?id=rAy-NliGEPMC&pg=PA126#v=onepage&q&f=false When one wants to share ...


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I think that you are missing that some books in Google Books are only available as they were scanned from libraries. If they isn't mobile friendly format you should get a device with a bigger screen. Nowadays some TVs are able to browse the web and some mobile devices could cast content to bigger screens. Side note: According to the Google Books help there ...


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This is accomplished with the CSS rule user-select: none; Note that Opera uses "-webkit-user-select" because this CSS is still experimental. Extensions like RightToClick on Firefox override this. A userscript that overrides this CSS rule would also work.


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Download the book as PDF (from the "gear" menu on the book's page in Google Books), and open the file in a PDF reader such as Adobe Acrobat Reader or Apple Preview. From there you can Select All, Copy, and Paste into the word processor of your choice.


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Each line are for different capitalizations of the word searched, in this case red: chummy green: Chummy orange: CHUMMY This happens when the case in-sensitive checkbox is checked. When I was trying to reproduce the screenshot, I first searched "chummy" in American English corpus just because I'm used to do that. I noted that there was only two lines, so ...


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Short answer Remove &hl=it from the URL. Explanation The ht=it tells to the Google Books app to override the default language setting by using Italian. The same apply to almost all the Google apps. References Meaning of Parameters in a Google Query - Google Operative System (Unofficial Blog)


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Google uses complex anomaly detection systems, which are getting popularised with the NoCaptcha ReCaptcha. Everything started with a mere counting of accesses, of course. You can have fun looking for more Google stuff.


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Highlight a section, then choose the "Search Google" option. That will open a new window in your browser where the text will have been used for a search. Just go to the search field, triple click to highlight the text there, copy and paste into whatever document you want.


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The simplest approach would be to add phrases and drop any leading asterisks, e.g., "une" * * "est la" A slightly more subtle version would be: "une * * est la" Or you can explore using the AROUND() filter, such as: "une" AROUND(2) "est la"


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Wildcards - @Robert is correct. What you can do is to go to Google's french page - https://www.google.fr/ and there should be a similar one out of Montreal.. https://www.google.ca/?hl=fr If you go to the right under "Settings" and Advanced Search, Google can help you construct a better search. This may also be helpful for you as well as to what is ...


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You can’t search like that with commonly know web search engines, because they don’t support that. I’m sorry.


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Looking at the link, http://books.google.rs/books?id=hIEnzrOBbW0C&pg=PA358&lpg=PA358 it's supposed to take you to Page 358. Change it to 97 & it takes you there. I also tried scrolling from page 358 to 97, that worked for me as well. Google Books Preview doesn't show all the pages, but in this case page 97 was available so scrolling should take ...


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