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Extract TOC of epub file

Lately I hit the command that will print the TOC of a pdf file. mutool show file.pdf outline I'd like to use a command for the epub format with similar simplicity of usage and nice result as the ...
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Downloading a .epub from a .acsm

I want to transfer books I buy on Google Play (downloads a .acsm) to my Kobo reader device. Everything I can find on internet about it: has you running Adobe Digital Editions aims at removing the ...
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Calibre (E book management) problem on Elementary OS Luna

I have had Calibre installed for some time now and it has always worked fine. Right now I tried to send a book from the Calibre library to my Kindle and I keep getting this message: calibre, version ...
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How can I highlight text in Calibre?

according to a 4 year-old forum entry at Calibre, they started working on the feature of being able to highlight text, 4 years ago. Does anyone know how if it is implemented yet and how to use it?
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How to convert pdf to eBook format

Is there a way to convert a PDF document into an eBook format such as epub, azw or mobi? I am looking for an application, which is fast in conversion. I have just tried calibre. After 10 minutes not ...
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Recommendation for an eBook reader for Gnome

There are eBook readers for Android, there's Okular for KDE, and stuff like that, but what I want, is an eBook (ePub format) reader for my normal Linux desktop. I know there's Calibre, which goes way ...
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.lit reader for Linux

Is there any reader for ebooks in .lit format for Linux? Or is there one for Windows that I can run on my Linux with Wine? Distro: openSUSE 12.2 x86_64 and Linux Mint 12 x86_64
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Convert pdf file to epub

Is to possible to convert pdf file to epub format without errors? Is there some application in Linux that can do it? I found only Ecub and Calibre which give bad results or fail. A command-line ...