ML: Augustine's Confessions
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Sun Aug 6 01:43:53 EDT 2006
Question that the ML Confessions is the "dominant"edition in English in the 20th Century.
The Pusey translation is also in Everyman's
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From: Scot Kamins
Sent: Saturday, August 5, 2006 9:05 PM
To: William M. Klimon
Cc: ML ListServ
Subject: Re: ML: Augustine's Confessions
I regret that I can't help you. I have no information whatsoever
about this title.
I'll forward this to the Modern Library ListServ to see if that
generates any information.
On Aug 5, 2006, at 6:55 PM, William M. Klimon wrote:
> I have a favor to ask. I'm preparing the catalogue for an
> exhibition of a selection of my collection of editions of St.
> Augustine's CONFESSIONS, to be held at St. Norbert College, De
> Pere, Wisconsin, in October. One of the items I'm including is a
> first edition of E.B. Pusey's translation (1838). I know that that
> is the translation used in the ML and I would like to refer to that
> I would be most appreciative if you could give me any scoop about
> the ML editions of the CONFESSIONS--any relevant facts about
> publishing history, number of editions, etc. Could one say, e.g.,
> that that is the dominant edition of the CONFESSIONS in English in
> the 20/c? Any of your thoughts on this would be appreciated.
> Many thanks in advance.
> Bill Klimon
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