Translation : theory and practice : a historical reader (eBook, 2006) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
New WorldCat.org coming soon
Translation : theory and practice : a historical reader
Checking...

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
Summary:
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.
Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
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.

Abstract:

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  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

A magnificently compendious volume...Translation - Theory and Practice is in many respects an essential volume: it is the fullest gathering we have of writing relating to literary translation into Read more...

 
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.