Eco - framed narratives and also Top fantasy

Robyn Starkey rohina at shaw.ca
Sat Jul 6 11:17:59 EDT 2002


>First time I read Eco I was 15 and irate as hell at the lack of 
>translation, until I started browsing the final pages and oops... there 
>they were...
>
>Of course, mine was a Swedish edition, but I doubt they'd count on English 
>speakers to know Latin. Italians, possibly.

Apparently the book is a lot more linguistically intricate in the original 
Italian - lots of untranslatable puns on roses.

Robyn


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