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Author Agorni, Mirella.

Title Translating Italy for the eighteenth century : women, translation, and travel writing, 1739-1797 / Mirella Agorni
Published Manchester, UK ; Northampton, MA : St. Jerome Pub., [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (169 pages)
Contents Women's writing the second half of the eighteenth century : from the domestic novel to the representations of the foreign -- Female translators in the eighteenth century : the role of women as literary innovators -- Elizabeth Carter's translation of Algarotti's Newtoniansimo per le dame : female learning and feminist cultural appropriation -- Eighteenth-century travel writing : constructing images of the other -- Hester Piozzi's Appropriation of the image of Italy : gender and the nation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-163) and indexes
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Subject British -- Italy -- History -- 18th century -- Historiography.
English prose literature -- Italian influences.
English prose literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
English prose literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Italian language -- Translating into English -- History.
Translating and interpreting -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Travelers' writings, English -- Italy -- History and criticism.
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Women translators -- Great Britain.
Women travelers -- Italy -- History -- 19th century.
Italy -- In literature.
Genre/Form Geschichte 1739-1797
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1317640624 (electronic bk.)
9781317640622 (electronic bk.)