Home » Italian Literature Before 1900 in English Translation: An Annotated Bibliography, 1929-2008 by Robin Healey
Italian Literature Before 1900 in English Translation: An Annotated Bibliography, 1929-2008 Robin Healey

Italian Literature Before 1900 in English Translation: An Annotated Bibliography, 1929-2008

Robin Healey

Published August 13th 2011
ISBN : 9781442642690
Hardcover
1150 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

Italian Literature before 1900 in English Translation provides the most complete record possible of texts from the early periods that have been translated into English, and published between 1929 and 2008. It lists works from all genres and subjects,MoreItalian Literature before 1900 in English Translation provides the most complete record possible of texts from the early periods that have been translated into English, and published between 1929 and 2008. It lists works from all genres and subjects, and includes translations wherever they have appeared across the globe. In this annotated bibliography, Robin Healey covers over 5,200 distinct editions of pre-1900 Italian writings. Most entries are accompanied by useful notes providing information on authors, works, translators, and how the translations were received.Among the works by over 1,500 authors represented in this volume are hundreds of editions by Italys most translated authors - Dante Alighieri, Machiavelli, and Boccaccio - and other hundreds which represent the authors only English translation. A significant number of entries describe works originally published in Latin. Together with Healeys Twentieth-Century Italian Literature in English Translation, this volume makes comprehensive information on translations accessible for schools, libraries, and those interested in comparative literature.