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  • Can't select whole text on a line

    I'm trying to copy some text from the attached pdf. Whoever, the last characters of each line always get disregarded. Copying the text from the highlighted portion below...

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    ... yields the following result:

    One may nevertheless feel intuitively that somethin
    retrogression in music, whatever its technique, shou
    general validity as in literature or in cinema. And cert
    planned according to traditional rhetoric-e.g. introduc
    development, climax, restatement, peroration-hardly
    gible reversal. Yet it is just these elements of form in the
    composers, such as Schoenberg and Berg, who relied
    that a later generation has found old-fashioned and is
    from its own music. Accordingly, it is just these element
    in many analyses

    You can also see that the alignment of the highlighting in messed up. What is going on here?

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  • #2
    As per testing, Foxit Reader behaves same as some other pdf viewers such as Adobe. It seems to me that the file was scanned papers and then an action like OCR (to make scanned file searchable) has been run to deal with text, which causes the mess.
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    • #3
      Oh, I see. I'm gonna try to print as image and run it through an OCR one more time, then. Thanks!