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Author Brower, Reuben A. (Reuben Arthur), 1908-1975.

Title Mirror on mirror : translation, imitation, parody / Reuben Brower
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1974

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Description vii, 183 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Harvard studies in comparative literature ; 33
Harvard studies in comparative literature ; 33
Contents Introd.: Translation as parody.--Verbal and visual translation of myth: Neptune in Virgil, Rubens, Dryden.--The Theban eagle in English plumage.--Pope's Iliad for twentieth-century readers.--From the Iliad to the novel via The rape of the lock.--A poet's Odyssey.--Dryden's epic manner and Virgil.--The heresy of plot.--Poetic and dramatic design in versions and translations of Shakespeare.--Seven Agamemnons
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Classical languages -- Translations into English.
English literature -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Translations from classical languages -- History and criticism
English literature -- Translations from classical literature -- History and criticism
Translating and interpreting -- England.
Translations -- History and criticism.
Classical literature -- Translations into English -- History and criticism.
Translations.
LC no. 74080442
ISBN 0674576454