By: Chukovsky, Kornei; translated and edited by Lauren G. Leighton
Knoxville, University of Tennessee Press: (1984)
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 15845
Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Previous owner's signature and rubber name stamps on front endpaper. Some pencil marginalia and underlining. ; Text in English. xxxii, 294,  pages. Beige cloth boards with green and black lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 216 x 139mm. An interesting title. Chukovky wrote children's books in Russian, and did translations from English, including of Walt Whitman, into Russian. Includes a section on translating Shakespeare. "We have just seen that there is absolutely no basis for the illusions of naive readers who imagine that the most artistic translation is that which most precisely co... View More...