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Utopia : Latin text and an English translation

Author: Thomas More, Saint; George M Logan; Robert M Adams; Clarence H Miller
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"First published in Latin in 1516, Thomas More's Utopia is one of the most influential books in the Western philosophical and literary tradition and one of the supreme achievements of Renaissance humanism. This is the first edition of Utopia since 1965 (the Yale edition) to combine More's Latin text with an English translation, and also the first edition to provide a Latin text that is at once accurate and readable.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas More, Saint; George M Logan; Robert M Adams; Clarence H Miller
ISBN: 0521403189 9780521403184
OCLC Number: 29390113
Notes: Latin text based on the Froben edition of March 1518, but spelling and punctuation have been regularized in accordance with modern practices.
Description: xlvi, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface --
Textual practices --
Introduction --
--
Part I : Interpretative contexts --
--
Part II : The Latin text --
Brief guide to scholarship --
Utopia : text and translation --
Appendix : the early editions and the choice of copy-text--
Works cited --
Index.
Responsibility: Thomas More ; edited by George M. Logan, Robert M. Adams, and Clarence H. Miller.
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A new edition of More's Utopia, one of the classics of Renaissance humanism. It is the first to provide an accurate Latin text and facing-page English translation, and includes an introduction,  Read more...

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"There is much to commend in this Latin/English edition of More's Renaissance masterwork...this edition can be recommended for undergraduate students." The Sixteenth Century Journal "There is much Read more...

 
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