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The spread of novels : translation and prose fiction in the eighteenth century

Author: Mary Helen McMurran
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2010.
Series: Translation/transnation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fiction has always been in a state of transformation and circulation: how does this history of mobility inform the emergence of the novel? This title explores the active movements of English and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Helen McMurran
ISBN: 9780691141527 0691141525 9780691141534 0691141533 9780691144078 0691144079
OCLC Number: 320351825
Description: x, 252 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction. Eighteenth-century translating --
1. Translation and the modern novel --
2. business of translation --
3. Taking liberties : rendering practices in prose fiction --
4. cross-Channel emergence of the novel --
5. Atlantic translation and the undomestic novel.
Series Title: Translation/transnation.
Responsibility: Mary Helen McMurran.
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