Published in 1997 by D S Brewer in their Essays and Studies series.
This collection of essays by specialists in both literature and translation studies, all of whom have experience of translating literary texts themselves. The essays include both diverse theoretical approaches and practical case studies, and a wide range of topics are covered, including the history of translation in Scotland, the problems of translating Chinese poetry into English, renaissance theories of translation, George Eliot's translations, and Eastern European perceptions of English Romantic literature. Professor Susan Bassnett teaches at the Centre for British and Comparative Cultural Studies at the University of Warwick. Contributors: Susan Bassnett, Theo Herman, Felicity Rosslyn, Andre Lefevere, Piotr Kugiwcak, John Corbett and Susanne Stark.
Complete with dust jacket which has light creasing on its edges. Board cover is in excellent condition and the binding is tight. The end papers have a former owner's name and address details heavily crossed-out (see photo 4). Otherwise pages are clean and annotated.