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Ezra Pound's "Cathay" (Hardcover) (Wai-Lim Yip)

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Wai-lim Yip's study of Ezra Pound's translation of the difficult Cathay poems also includes a discussion of the problems of translation from Chinese in general, and the effort by Pound in these poems in particular. Mr. Yip links Pound's principles of translation to his late pre-Raphaelite background, and shows in considerable detail his techniques in translating theCathay poems.

Originally published in 1969.

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Number of Pages: 259
Genre: Literary Criticism
Series Title: Princeton Legacy Library
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Princeton Univ Pr
Author: Wai-Lim Yip
Language: English
Street Date: April 19, 2016
TCIN: 52417812
UPC: 9780691648569
Item Number (DPCI): 248-45-4184
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