Jeffrey Henderson is William Goodwin Aurelio Professor of Greek Language and Literature at Boston University. Richard F. Thomas is George Martin Lane Professor of the Classics at Harvard University. James Hankins is Professor of History at Harvard University and founder and General Editor of the I Tatti Renaissance Library. He is the editor of The Cambridge Companion to Renaissance Philosophy and Renaissance Civic Humanism and is widely regarded as one of the world's leading authorities on humanist political thought. Sheldon Pollock is Arvind Raghunathan Professor of South Asian Studies at Columbia University. Jan M. Ziolkowski is Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Medieval Latin at Harvard University and Director of Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection.
Thought-provoking...Illustrates how much the ancient, medieval, Renaissance, and South Asian 'classics' have to offer us, either in the original or in translation...The illuminating chapters on the four Libraries provide a major contribution to the field of classical publications and demonstrate that bilingual editions are a promising topic within the study of translations.--Mirte Liebregts Bryn Mawr Classical Review (6/20/2021 12:00:00 AM) An excellent collection shedding light on many facets of the translation (and publication) of classical literature.-- Complete Review (1/22/2021 12:00:00 AM)