This translation, by Ray La Fontaine, is the first English version in the five-hundred year history of Tirant lo Blanc. Accurate readable, and complete, it opens a window to a world of remarkable originality.
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The Translator: Ray La Fontaine was born in New York City to Puerto Rican parents of French and Spanisch descent. He has taught English literature at four universities, produced award-winning documentaries nationally broadcast on PBS, and written front-page investigative articles for major newspapers. His translation of Tirant lo Blanc, the first English rendering of the Catalan classic, was completed on a dissertation-year fellowship at Auburn University in 1974.Language Notes:
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Catalan
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Book Description Peter Lang Pub Inc, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0820416886