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The art of translation

The art of translation

Author: Jirí Levý; Zuzana Jettmarova
Publisher: Amsterdam : John Benjamins Publishing Company, cop. 2011.
Series: Benjamins translation library.; EST subseries
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Although focused on literary translation from theoretical, descriptive and historical perspectives, this book presents a conceptualization of a general theory, addressing a number of issues discussed  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jirí Levý; Zuzana Jettmarova
ISBN: 9789027224453 9027224455
OCLC Number: 774398183
Notes: Índice.
Description: XXVIII, 322 p.
Contents: 1. Introduction to the second edition (1983); 2. Editor's introduction to the English edition; 3. Translator's introduction to the English edition; 4. Part I; 5. Chapter 1. Translation theory: The state of the art; 6. Chapter 2. Translation as a process; 7. Chapter 3. Translation aesthetics; 8. Chapter 4. On the poetics of translation; 9. Chapter 5. Drama translation; 10. Chapter 6. Translation in literary studies; 11. Part II; 12. Chapter 1. Original verse and translated verse; 13. Chapter 2. Translating from non-cognate versification systems; 14. Chapter 3. Translating from cognate versification systems; 15. Chapter 4. Notes on the comparative morphology of verse; 16. Chapter 5. Integrating style and thought; 17. References; 18. Index
Series Title: Benjamins translation library.; EST subseries
Responsibility: Jiri Levy ; translated by Patrick Corness ; edited with a critical foreword by Zuzana Jettmarova.


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