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Re: [SCA-JML] Poetry foray

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  • Solveig
    Noble Cousin! Greetings from Solveig! ... Recent translations tend to be better , but it is most likely worth getting. Things to watch for are treatment of
    Message 1 of 8 , Sep 27, 2004
      Noble Cousin!

      Greetings from Solveig!

      >I'm looking at an anthology of Japanese Literature from 'earliest
      >times to the 19th century'.... it is from 1960, and a paperback
      >in good condition. Would someone be of the opinion that it might be
      >useful in a general sense? Shall I look for something with a
      >more recent publishing date?

      Recent translations tend to be "better", but it is most likely worth getting.
      Things to watch for are treatment of names and titles. These are often
      problematic in translations.
      --

      Your Humble Servant
      Solveig Throndardottir
      Amateur Scholar

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