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A Stylistic Perception on Anthony Yu’s Self-retranslation of The Journey to the West. / Wang, Feng; Humblé, Philippe.

In: Perspectives: Studies in Translation Theory and Practice, Vol. 2019, 30.03.2019, p. 1-21.

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Wang, Feng ; Humblé, Philippe. / A Stylistic Perception on Anthony Yu’s Self-retranslation of The Journey to the West. In: Perspectives: Studies in Translation Theory and Practice. 2019 ; Vol. 2019. pp. 1-21.

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