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John Corbett, "Written in the Language of the Scottish Nation: A History of Literary Translation into Scots"

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John Corbett, "Written in the Language of the Scottish Nation: A History of Literary Translation into Scots"

John Corbett, "Written in the Language of the Scottish Nation: A History of Literary Translation into Scots"
Multilingual Matters | 1999 | ISBN: 0585126232 | English | EPUB | 595 pages | 0.4 Mb

This text is a survey of Scots literary translations from the 15th to the 20th century. It argues that translation has played a central role in the development of literature in Scots, lending authority to the vernacular and extending the stylistic range open to writers in Scots.

John Corbett, "Written in the Language of the Scottish Nation: A History of Literary Translation into Scots"