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Manheim, Ralph, 1907-1992 (translator)



  • Existence: 1907 - 1992


Ralph Manheim (1907-92), American translator of German and French literature, translated Jean Rouaud's novel Les champs d'honneur (Paris, 1990), which won the Prix Goncourt in 1990, as Fields of glory (London, 1992) with a glossary. In the course of preparation of his translation, Manheim consulted French translator Pierre Andler on many points. Manheim's and Andler's papers on Fields of glory have been merged into a single collection, Andler's having been passed to Julia Manheim after her husband's death.

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Ralph Manheim And Pierre Andler: Correspondence on translation of Rouaud's Les champs d'honneur

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9495
Dates: 1991
Conditions Governing Access: Access to collection is restricted. Permission must be sought from Jeremy Savage Mannheim, 2105 Oakridge Avenue, Madison, WI 53704, USA, email address Also contact can be made with Julia Manheim, 31 Fulbrooke Road, Cambridge CB3 9EE, email address