Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2018

272 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474439329

Bookseller Code (06)

Nature Translated

Alexander von Humboldt's Works in Nineteenth-Century Britain

Alison E. Martin

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Critical Studies in Literary Translation

  • Prompts a rethinking of the role of translation in mediating scientific knowledge
  • Reconsiders how translators shape a scientist's international reputation
  • Draws on extensive archival material in neglected publishers' archives to shed new light on how authors, their translators and their publishers collaborate