WWW::Patent::Page::Response is an object holding a patent page or document (e.g. htm, pdf, tif) from selected source (e.g. from United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) website or the European Patent Office (ESPACE_EP), as constructed by WWW::Pat
Please see the test suite for working examples. The following is not guaranteed to be working or up-to-date.
$ perl -I. -MWWW::Patent::Page -e 'print $WWW::Patent::Page::VERSION,"n"'
my $patent_browser = WWW::Patent::Page->new(); # new object
my $document1 = $patent_document->get('6,123,456');
# office => 'ESPACE_EP',
# country => 'US',
# format => 'pdf',
# page => 'all',
# and usual defaults of LWP::UserAgent (subclassed)
my $document2 = $patent_document->provide_doc('US6123456',
office => 'ESPACE_EP' ,
format => 'pdf',
page => 2 ,
my $pages_known = $patent_document->pages_available( # e.g. TIFF
Intent: Use public sources to retrieve patent documents such as TIFF images of patent pages, html of patents, pdf, etc. Expandable for your office of interest by writing new submodules..