Translation, subjectivity, and culture in France and England, 1600-1800 (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Translation, subjectivity, and culture in France and England, 1600-1800

Author: Julie Candler Hayes
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the most comprehensive and nuanced account of the subject currently available, Hayes examines the relationship of translation theory to its intellectual and social context and the role of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Translations
Named Person: John Dryden; Anne Dacier
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Candler Hayes
ISBN: 9780804759441 0804759448
OCLC Number: 781329599
Description: x, 321 s. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : rethinking neoclassical translation theory --
From the Academy to Port-Royal --
Transmigration, transmutation, and exile --
Temporality and subjectivity : Dryden's "Dedication of the Aeneis". Meaning and modernity : Anne Dacier and the Homer debate --
Gender, signature, authority --
From "A light in antiquity" to enlightened antiquity : modern Classicists --
"Adventures in print" : modern classics --
Conclusion : historicizing translation.
Responsibility: Julie Candler Hayes

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