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The Oxford guide to literature in English translation

The Oxford guide to literature in English translation

Author: Peter France
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This is a reference on how writing from all over the world, and from the earliest times to the present, has crossed into the English language, to enrich and influence English-speaking cultures. There  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch (Fachlexikon)
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter France
ISBN: 0199247846 9780199247844 0198183593 9780198183594
OCLC Number: 59532139
Notes: Originally published: 2000.
Description: 680 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Advice to Readers ; Further Reading ; Contributors ; Introduction ; I: THEORY AND HISTORY [EACH SECTION CONTAINS MULTIPLE SUBSECTIONS] ; a. Theoretical Issues ; b. Historical Development ; c. Text Types ; References for Part I ; II. TRANSLATED LITERATURE [EACH SECTION CONTAINS MULTIPLE SUBSECTIONS] ; a. African Languages ; b. Arabic ; c. The Bible ; d. Celtic Languages ; e. Central and East European Languages ; f. East Asian Languages ; g. French ; h. German ; i. Greek ; j. Hebrew and Yiddish ; k. Hispanic Languages ; l. Indian Languages ; m. Italian ; n. Latin ; o. Northern European Languages ; p. Russian ; q. West Asian Languages ; Index
Responsibility: editor, Peter France.


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This book is a must for people interested in the internationalisation of literature and religious texts, in Translation Studies, as well as for translators with an interest in their field and Read more...

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