Danish-english Translators: Mary Howitt, Tiina Nunnally, Eric Blom, Steven T. Murray, Anthea Bell, R. P. Keigwin, Robert Hillyer, Susanna Nied Books LLC

ISBN: 9781155698557

Published: May 6th 2010

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48 pages


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Danish-english Translators: Mary Howitt, Tiina Nunnally, Eric Blom, Steven T. Murray, Anthea Bell, R. P. Keigwin, Robert Hillyer, Susanna Nied  by  Books LLC

Danish-english Translators: Mary Howitt, Tiina Nunnally, Eric Blom, Steven T. Murray, Anthea Bell, R. P. Keigwin, Robert Hillyer, Susanna Nied by Books LLC
May 6th 2010 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 48 pages | ISBN: 9781155698557 | 5.79 Mb

Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Mary Howitt, Tiina Nunnally, Eric Blom, Steven T. Murray, Anthea Bell, R. P. Keigwin, Robert Hillyer, Susanna Nied, Joan Tate, Claude Napier. Excerpt: Anthea Bell OBE (born 1936) is a British translator who has translated numerous literary works, especially childrens literature, from French, German, Danish and Polish to English .

She is, however, best known for her translations of the French Asterix comics along with co-translator Derek Hockridge . Biography Bell was born in Suffolk, United Kingdom . According to her own accounts, she picked up lateral thinking abilities essential in a translator from her father Adrian Bell, Suffolk author and the first Times cryptic crossword setter. She was educated at Somerville College, Oxford .

She presently lives and works from Cambridge, United Kingdom . Her son, Oliver Kamm, is a columnist for The Times . Her brother, Martin Bell, is a former MP and a former BBC correspondent, who is now an ambassador for UNICEF . Works Anthea Bell has translated numerous Franco-Belgian comics of the bande dessine genre into English, most notably Asterix for which her innovative new puns have been critically acclaimed for keeping the original French spirit intact.

Other notable comic books she has translated include Le Petit Nicolas, Lieutenant Blueberry, and Iznogoud . She specializes in translating childrens literature, and has re-translated Hans Christian Andersen s fairytales from Danish for the publishing house of G. P. Putnams Sons . She also translated the Inkworld trilogy by Cornelia Funke . Other work includes The Princess and the Captain (2006), translated from La Princetta et le capitaine by Anne-Laure Bondoux.

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