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works of Sir Thomas Urquhart ... Reprinted from the original editions

by Maitland Club (Glasgow)

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Published in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[edited by Thomas Maitland.]
ContributionsMaitland, Thomas.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 419 p. ;
Number of Pages419
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23662167M

Buy The Works of Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty, Knight () by Thomas Urquhart (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low . Book IV. Translated into English by Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty and Peter Antony Motteux The text of the first Two Books of Rabelais has been reprinted from the first edition () of Urquhart's translation. Footnotes initialled 'M.' are drawn from the Maitland Club edition (); other footnotes are by the translator.

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  Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty and and there Rabelais' works were reprinted when no editions were appearing in France. This Dutch translation was published at Amsterdam in , by J. Tenhoorn. Having proved, what of course is very evident, that in the original editions the spelling, and the language too, were of the simplest and. The Urquhart/Motteaux translation is out of copyright, and so it has been used for many reprinted editions, including that of Britannica's Great Books of the Western World. William Francis Smith (–) made a new translation in , trying to match Rabelais' sentence forms exactly, which renders the English obscure in places.


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: The Works of Sir Thomas Urquhart Reprinted from the Original Editions: Club, Maitland: General BooksAuthor: Maitland Club. Biography. Urquhart was born to Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty and Christian Elphinstone, daughter of Alexander Elphinstone, 4th Lord the age of eleven he attended King's College, University of ards he toured the Continent, returning in Inhe participated in the Royalist uprising known as the Trot of Turriff; he was knighted by Born:Cromarty, Scotland.

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Sir Thomas Urquhart (–ca. ) is best remembered today for his translation of Rabelais, but he also published a variety of original works, collected together in this volume: a reprint of an.

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Sir Thomas Urquhart, Urquhart also spelled Urchard, (bornCromarty, Scot.—died ), Scottish author best known for his translation of the works of François Rabelais, one of the most original and vivid translations from any foreign language into English.

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