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Novel translation

Posted: Oct 20, 2017 07:43 GMT   (GMT: Oct 20, 2017 07:43)
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Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Service required: Translation


Languages: Greek to English

Job description:

Novel, experimental, political fantasy, niche genre, high provocative.
This kind of work requires a native English translator with literary skills of professional quality.
Ο μεταφραστής πρέπει να έχει μεταφράσει περισσότερα από ένα μυθιστορήματα από τα Ελληνικά στα Αγγλικά.
Source format: Microsoft Word
Delivery format: Microsoft Word

Volume: 89,000 words

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
info Preferred expertise: Art/Literary
info Required specific fields: Linguistics
info Required native language: English
Subject field: Poetry & Literature
info Preferred software: Microsoft Word
Quoting deadline: Nov 19, 2017 00:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Nov 20, 2017 00:00 GMT
Additional requirements:
Knowledge in field, references, the translator must have translated as many as possible Greek novels into English.
Sample text: Applicants must translate the following text
αυτή η ανεκδιήγητη αρσενικοθήλυκη οντότης είναι ο διαβόητος D. J. Little John· σηκώνει ψηλά τη γροθιά του δείχνοντας τον γυαλιστερό, οφθαλμικό βολβό που κοσμεί το δαχτυλίδι του στο κοινό· όταν συνέλαβε τον αντίπαλό του –τον Shakir Wahiyib, πριν τον σφάξει, τού έβγαλε το μάτι με το μαχαίρι, και με τον βολβό τού ματιού έφτιαξε αυτό το δαχτυλίδι που δεν το βγάζει ποτέ από το δάχτυλό του για να υπενθυμίζει στους φιλόδοξους αξιωματούχους που επιβουλεύονται την θέση του, την τύχη που είχε ο Shakir·
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