TITLE

A Modern Euripides

AUTHOR(S)
Fitts, Dudley
PUB. DATE
July 1956
SOURCE
New Republic;7/23/56, Vol. 135 Issue 4, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the book "Euripides: II," edited by David Grene and Richmond Lattimore. Mr. Lattimore is an outstanding scholar, one of the finest; he is also a poet of originality and of great technical ability; the combination is rare. If translation is perception first and then recreation, he is the ideal translator of the classics; and, indeed,there is no work of his in this field that can be described as lax, or unfaithful, or inappropriate. His collaborators suffer by comparison, inevitably.
ACCESSION #
14435303

 

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