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art of literary translation

art of literary translation

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Published by University Press of America in Washington DC .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Hans Schulte & Gerhart Teuscher.
SeriesGerman literature, art & thought
ContributionsSchulte, Hans., Teuscher, Gerhart.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18131184M

  vip tickets + art sponsor credit + book selections + tote + print quarterly literary translation has enjoyed a surge in popularity in both the United States and, perhaps especially, in the. Our books are distributed by Independent Publishers Group Kindle ISBN X Sony ISBN Adobe ISBN Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Wechsler, Robert, Performing without a stage: the art of literary translation / by Robert Wechsler. Includes bibliographical references and Size: KB.


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