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Attention author
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It will then be up to each author to decide how and whether to reply. Please understand that some writers are in great demand and may fail to reply.

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Éditions Odile Jacob
15 rue Soufflot
Paris 75240 Cedex 05
Standard : 01 44 41 64 84

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Si vous souhaitez acquérir les droits de traduction de l'un des ouvrages de ce catalogue, adressez-vous directement au Service des droits ci-dessous.

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Si deseara adquirir los derechos de traduccion de uno de los libros presentados en este catalogo, contacte nuestro departamento de Derechos (direccion abajo indicada).

Service des droits dérivés/ Rights Department
Éditions Odile Jacob, 15 rue Soufflot, 75240 Paris Cedex 05
Fax : + 33 (0)1 43 29 88 77
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We are pleased with the success of our authors. Because of the growing number of contact requests, and our concern to follow-up on all of them, we have decided to impose a single procedure. Please send all your requests to the following address:

Éditions Odile Jacob
author
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75240 Paris Cedex 05

All letters will be systematically forwarded.

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Please do not send your full manuscript - it will not be studied. It is best to send us your project (in word or PDF format) by email to the following address: manuscrits2@odilejacob.fr

Please do not include anything other than:
- A presentation and plan (4 pages maximum);
- A brief curriculum vitae (1-2 pages).
- You may add a short representative extract of your project (10 pages maximum).
We ask that you do not drop off your manuscript at our offices. For any submission by post, please use the following address:
Editions Odile Jacob Manuscript Department 15 Soufflot Street 75,005 Paris No proof of receipt will be sent.
For all other requests, contact the manuscript department ONLY, on Tuesdays between 5pm and 7pm on +33 (0)144414136
In the rare event that you have not received a response within 3 months, please consider that your project has not been selected on this occasion.
PLEASE NOTE: unsuccessful projects will not be returned or retained.

If you wish to reproduce an excerpt from one of our books, please send a written request to the attention of our Rights Department below, including the following elements:

  • The excerpts you wish you to use with relevant page numbers, including author name(s) and year of publication
  • Presentation of your project: project type, subject, number of pages…
  • Details of publisher which will publish your book
  • Proposed print run
  • Proposed retail price
  • Your contract details

Editions Odile Jacob/ Rights Department
Éditions Odile Jacob, 15 rue Soufflot, 75240 Paris Cedex 05
Fax : + 33 (0)1 43 29 88 77

You can consult our online catalogue on this site. For each book the following information is provided: the name(s) of the author(s); book title; ISBN; publication date; format; number of pages; price; back-cover copy.
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