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The Resource The spread of novels : translation and prose fiction in the eighteenth century, Mary Helen McMurran

The spread of novels : translation and prose fiction in the eighteenth century, Mary Helen McMurran

Label
The spread of novels : translation and prose fiction in the eighteenth century
Title
The spread of novels
Title remainder
translation and prose fiction in the eighteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Mary Helen McMurran
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fiction has always been in a state of transformation and circulation: how does this history of mobility inform the emergence of the novel? The Spread of Novels explores the active movements of English and French fiction in the eighteenth century and argues that the new literary form of the novel was the result of a shift in translation. Demonstrating that translation was both the cause and means by which the novel attained success, Mary Helen McMurran shows how this period was a watershed in translation history, signaling the end of a premodern system of translation and the advent of modern li
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
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McMurran, Mary Helen
Dewey number
823/.509
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR851
LC item number
.M38 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Translation/transnation
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  • English fiction
  • French fiction
  • Translating and interpreting
  • English fiction
  • French fiction
  • Book industries and trade
  • Book industries and trade
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Book industries and trade
  • English fiction
  • English fiction
  • French fiction
  • French fiction
  • Translating and interpreting
  • France
  • Great Britain
Label
The spread of novels : translation and prose fiction in the eighteenth century, Mary Helen McMurran
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-240) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eighteenth-century translating -- Translation and the modern novel -- The business of translation -- Taking liberties : rendering practices in prose fiction -- The cross-Channel emergence of the novel -- Atlantic translation and the undomestic novel
Control code
663900184
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400831371
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 247317
  • 22573/cttvgdt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663900184
Label
The spread of novels : translation and prose fiction in the eighteenth century, Mary Helen McMurran
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-240) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eighteenth-century translating -- Translation and the modern novel -- The business of translation -- Taking liberties : rendering practices in prose fiction -- The cross-Channel emergence of the novel -- Atlantic translation and the undomestic novel
Control code
663900184
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400831371
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 247317
  • 22573/cttvgdt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663900184

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