The Culture of Translation in Early Modern England and France, 1500-1660.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on DemandEarly Modern Literature in History: Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015Description: 1 online resource (244 p.)ISBN: 9781137401496Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Culture of Translation in Early Modern England and France, 1500-1660LOC classification: P306.8.G7 | D464 2015Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Notes on the Contributors; Introduction: 'Abroad in Mens Hands': The Culture of Translation in Early Modern England and France; 1 From Cultural Translation to Cultures of Translation? Early Modern Readers, Sellers and Patrons; 2 Francis I's Royal Readers: Translation and the Triangulation of Power in Early Renaissance France (1533-4); 3 Pure and Common Greek in Early Tudor England; 4 From Commentary to Translation: Figurative Representations of the Text in the French Renaissance; 5 Periphron Penelope and her Early Modern Translations
6 Richard Stanihurst's Aeneis and the English of Ireland7 Women's Weapons: Country House Diplomacy in the Countess of Pembroke's French Translations; 8 'Peradventure' in Florio's Montaigne; 9 Translating Scepticism and Transferring Knowledge in Montaigne's House; 10 Urquhart's Inflationary Universe; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index
This book explores modalities and cultural interventions of translation in the early modern period, focusing on the shared parameters of these two translation cultures. Translation emerges as a powerful tool for thinking about community and citizenship, literary tradition and the classical past, certitude and doubt, language and the imagination.
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