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Translation : theory and practice : a historical reader

Author: Daniel Weissbort; Ástráður Eysteinsson.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the only comprehensive historical collection of texts on literary translation in the English tradition. It demonstrates the connection between theory and practice; reveals the work of women translators historically; and highlights important poet-translators of yesterday, like Pope and Dryden, and of today, like Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes.
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Translation.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2006299272
(OCoLC)68770237
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Weissbort; Ástráður Eysteinsson.
ISBN: 9781435606869 1435606868 0191524859 9780191524851 9786611160432 6611160434 1281160431 9781281160430
OCLC Number: 181099728
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 649 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: From antiquity to modern times. From Cicero to Caxton ; From the Reformation and the Renaissance to the eighteenth century ; The nineteenth century --
The twentieth century. From Pound to Nabokov ; Recent and contemporary writings.
Responsibility: edited by Daniel Weissbort and Astradur Eysteinsson.

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