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Category: All Categories: Literature: General: Translations
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1.
Asensi, Manuel, 1959-  
J. Hillis Miller, or, Boustrophedonic Reading/ Black Holes

Publisher: Stanford University Press, 1999.
xx, 537 p.; 24 cm. The Asensi portion of this book is a translation from an untitled and as yet unpublished manuscript in Spanish. "Echoing Bill Reading, he calls for a university of dissensus that would be made up of adjacent or overlapping communities, each fundamentally other to the other, each inhabited by its own otherness. Each of those opacities is a kind of black hole in the luminosity of enlightenment." Stock#28495. Vg/ dj vg.

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Barnstone, Willis, 1927-  
The Poetics of Translation: History, Theory, Practice
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Publisher: Yale University Press [c1993].
x, 302 p.; 24.5 cm. "Arguing that literary translation goes beyond the transfer of linguistic information, [the author] emphasizes that imaginative originality resides as much in the translation as in the source text-- a view that skews conventional ideas of artistic primacy." Contents include Problems and Parables; History: The Bible as Paradigm of Translation; Prehistory of the Bible and its Invisible Translations; Before the Twentieth Century; Signs of our Time: A Semiotic Slant; An ABC of Translating Poetry. Bibliography, pp. 279-291. Dj; fine. Author's gift inscription on half-title. stock#45437.

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3.
Belitt, Ben  
Adam's Dream. A Preface to Translation
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Publisher: Grove Press, NY [c1978]. 'First Evergreen Edition'. E-721.
186, [5] p.; 23.5 cm. Contents incl. The Translator as Nobody in Particular; Imitations: Translation as Personal Mode; Neruda's Joaquín Murieta: A Note on the Poetics of Translation; Prefaces to Translation; Pablo Neruda: A Revaluation; The Moving Finger and the Unknown Neruda; Neruda's Memoirs: A Reading from Homer; Pablo Neruda: Splendor and Death; A Selective Bibliography of Translations. Pictorial paper covers; minor wear; VG. stock#45374.

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4.
Brower, Reuben Arthur, 1908-1975  
Mirror on Mirror. Translation, Imitation, Parody
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Publisher: Cambridge (Mass.), Harvard Univ. Press, 1974.
vii, 183 p., illus.; 25 cm. Contents: Translation as parody, Verbal and visual translation of myth: Neptune in Virgil, Rubens, Dryden, The Theban eagle in English plumage, Pope's Iliad for twentieth-century readers, From the Iliad to the novel via The rape of the lock, A poet's Odyssey, Dryden's epic manner and Virgil, The heresy of plot, Poetic and dramatic design in versions and translations of Shakespeare, Seven Agamemnons. Owner signature of Alan S. Trueblood. Stock#45747. Vg / dj vg.

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5.
Brown University, Providence, R. I.  
Translations.

Publisher: [Copper Beech Press, ca. 1980?].
'This book contains works prepared in translation courses at Brown University.' Melic Lyrics, Translation, Transliteration Commentary by Marjorie Hanft-Martone; Song of the Washerwomen (from Yerma) by Federico Garcia Lorca, Translated by Caroline Deschert; Two Poems by Phillipe-Thoby-Marchelin, Translated by Susan Arminton; from That Which Endures by the Haitian poet Paul Laraque, Translated by Sarah Blos. [32] p.; paper; fine. 26004x.

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6.
Colón Manrique, Julio, 1888- . Colón Gómez, Julio, 1918-  
Arte de traducir el inglés
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Publisher: México [Colón Manrique, Colón Gómez], 1952-1954.
Two volumes: 126, [2]; 190, [1] p.; 23 cm. Deals with the difficulties the English language presents to Spanish speakers and how to improve to more accurate translations. Owner signatures of Alan S. Trueblood, a sensitive translator of Spanish into English. Stock#46579. Vg / soft cover.

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7.
Copeland, Charles Townsend.  
The Copeland Translations.

Publisher: NY: Scribners, 1934..
1st ed. No dj. xvii+1080 pp. Some page corners bumped & creased, o/w VG. Hard Cover

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8.
García Yebra, Valentín  
Teoria y práctica de la traducción. Prólogo de Dámaso Alonso. Segunda Edición Revisada
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Publisher: Madrid: Editorial Gredos, 1984.
Two volumes: 408; 409-873 p.; 20 cm. Series: Biblioteca Románica Hispánica III, Manuales 53. Stock#46210. Vg / soft cover.

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9.
Giovanni, Norman Thomas di, Lane Dunlop, Frank MacShane, Franklin D. Reeve, Diane H.G. Cook, editors  
Translation. The Journal of Literary Translation Vol. XVIII, Spring 1987. Argentine Issue
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Publisher: NY, Spring 1987.
xvi, 352 p.; 23 cm. Contents: Argentine Feature Section, 33 translations of stories & poems; II, 17 translations of stories & poems in any language but Argentine. Writers include BorgesVanasco, Bioy-Casares, Poletti, Manauta, Sábato, Asís, Sorrentino, Otoriño, Moyano, Dos Santos, Vargas Llosa, Ginzburg, Bachmann, Alberti, Sereni, Labé. Paper; spine cocked, minor wear; VG. stock#46118.

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10.
Graham, Joseph F., editor  
Difference in Translation
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Publisher: Cornell University Press [c1985].
253 p.; 21.5 cm. Contents: Lewis, The Measure of Translation Effects; Chase, Paragon, Parergon: Baudelaire Translates Rousseau; Rand, 'o'er-brimmed'; Bass, On the History of a Mistranslation and the Psychoanalytic Movement; Johnson, Taking Fidelity Philosophically; Matthews, What Did Archimedes Mean by '[Greek word]'?; Derrida, Des Tours de Babel. Paper; minor wear, fore-edge foxed; good+. stock#45376.

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11.
Honig, Edwin.  
The Poet's Other Voice. Conversations on Literary Translation. Edwin Honig.

Publisher: Univ. Massachusetts Press, Amherst 1985.
xiii, 218 p., portrait photos; 21.5 cm. Conversations with 11 poets on translating: Ben Belitt, Robert Fitzgerald, Michael Hamburger, Max Hayward, John Hollander, Edmund Keeley, Herbert Mason, Christopher Middleton, Octavio Paz, Willard Trask, Richard Wilbur. Biobibliographies, pp. 207-218. Green printed paper covers; spine faded, minor wear; VG. stock#846.

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12.
Moliere, Jean Baptiste de.  
The Misanthrope & Tartuffe.

Publisher: NY: Harvest Book, 1965..
Paperback trans. into English verse by Richard Wilbur. Soft Cover

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13.
P. E. N. American Center, New York  
The World of Translation. Papers delivered at the Conference on Literary Translation...
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Publisher: P. E. N. American Center, NY, c1971.
384 p.; 23 cm. Title continues: held in New York City in May 1970 under the auspices of P. E. N. American Center. Thirty-nine papers on the difficulties and surprises of translating discuss publishers, Renaissance Italian, Gaelic, Spanish, Yiddish, Russian, poetry, teaching translation, Chinese, Genji, Sanskrit, Bengali, American, Polish, literary and technical translation. From the library of Prof. Alan S. Trueblood with his marginal markings. Paper; covers foxed; VG. stock#45379.

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14.
Pelegrin, Benito, editor  
Sud 69/70. La Traduction. Réflexions / Reflets...
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Publisher: Marseille, 1987. Publié avec le concours du Centre National des Lettres.
308, [2] p.; 22 cm. "Revue Littéraire Bimestrielle." Contributors incl. Jean-Pierre Cometti, Célins Zins, Françoise Campo, Roger Little, Claire Cayron, Inés Oseki, Laure Bataillon; poems & prose; Voix d'Autrefois. White printed wraps slightly soiled; VG. stock#46127.

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15.
Raffel, Burton, b. 1928  
The Forked Tongue: A Study of the Translation Process
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Publisher: The Hague-Paris: Mouton, 1971. Series maior v. 14.
181 p.; 25 cm. Series: De proprietatibus litterarum. Raffel is an active translator. Stock#46204. Vg / dj vg.

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16.
Robel, Léon & Jacques Roubaud, editors  
Change 19. La Traduction en Jeu
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Publisher: Collectif Change / Seghers/Laffont [1974; c1965].
222 p.; 20.5 cm. Contents incl. Enjeux de traduction (Antoine Danchin, Règles de réécriture en biologie moléculaire; Jacqueline Bastuji, Traduction et théorie linguistique suivi de: Quelques remarques de Mitsou Ronat, Léon Robel et J.P. Faye; Michel Deguy, Lettre à Léon Robel sur la traduction; Robel, Réponse... suivi d'un fragment de l'Enéide de Brioussov; I. Revzine, Commentaire sémiotique à un livre tchèque sur la traduction: à propos de Jiri Levy; Génot, La différence qui revient au même; Mitsou Ronat, L'effet de traduction dans la théorie linguistique); Explorations (Didier Jouault, Entretiens avec J.-L. Borges; méta-Métatraductions et Appropriations de Jacques Roubaud; Roubaud, Quelques méthodes anciennes et nouvelles de traduction à partir du français; Luis Campodonico, Poèmes pluriels; Marcel Bénabou, D'un Catulle restitué; Génot, Dix sept mille six cent quarante-huit traductions (proliférantes) de Dante); Mallarmé, Qualis talis; Restitutions (Souleïmenov, Le cactus (fragments); Antoine Danchin, Quatrains à la manière T'ang; Claude Roy, Poèmes chinois; Gérard Génot, Poème dubitatif; J. Rkv, Mez dwoïch jazycech (va et vient), traduit du kouchabe par Barbara Keseljevic; Gérard de Cortanze, (Transformations)); La Place du mort (Guzine Dino, Mouvements de traduction en Turquie: Sabattin Eyüboglu; Jean-Pierre Rouquier, In Extremis). Paper; white covers slightly soiled, minor wear; VG. stock#46034.

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17.
Rose, Marilyn Gaddis, editor  
Translation Spectrum. Essays in Theory and Practice
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Publisher: State University of New York Press, Albany [c1981].
[8], 172 p., index; 23 cm. Eighteen essays: Rose, Introduction: Time and Space in the Translation Process; Ross, Translation and Similarity; Graham, Theory for Translation; Rose, Translation Types and Conventions; Straight, Knowledge, Purpose, and Intuition: Three Dimensions in the Evaluation of Translation; Lefevere, Beyond the Process: Literary Translation in Literature and Literary Theory; Jasenas, Translation Sources in the Humanities and the Social Sciences; Bernardo, Computer Assistance in Literary Translation: Petrarch's 'Familiares'; Doron, In Scholarly Pursuit; Wallerstein, Concepts in the Social Sciences: Problems of Translation; Pavlovskis, Translation from the Classics; Sticca, Metamorphosis of Medieval into Modern; Block, The Writer as Translator: Nerval, Baudelaire, Gide; Snyder, Linguistics and Translation; Bennani, Translating Arabic Poetry: An Interpretative, Intertextual Approach; Wellwarth, Special Considerations in Drama Translation; Doron & Rose, The Economics and Politics of Translation. Paper; minor wear, a few marginal marks; good. stock#45375.

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18.
Russell, Peter  
Traducciones y traductores en la península ibérica (1400-1550)
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Publisher: Bellaterra, 1985. Univ. Autónoma de Barcelona, Escuela Universitaria de Traductores e Intérpretes.
62, [1], [5] p.; 23 cm. series: Monografías de Cuadernos de Traducción e Interpretación 2. Paper; covers spotted; VG. stock#46111.

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19.
Walker, Janet A., Lane Dunlop, Yu Li Hua, Frank MacShane, Diane G.H. Cook, editors  
Translation. The Journal of Literary Translation Vol. XVII, Fall 1986. Japanese Issue
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Publisher: Translation Center, Columbia University, NY, c1986.
xi, 348, [3] p.; 23 cm. Contents incl. Japanese Feature Section (16 pre-modern poets), Modern Japanese Poets (17); II, Middleton, Translation as a Species of Mime; translations from 18 writers plus A Selection of Chinese Poetry (4 poets); alphabetical lists of authors & translators. Paper; minor wear; VG. stock#46124.

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