Paul Turner is a translator from Latin and German. Among his translations are Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué’s Undine and Lucian’s True History.
BOOKS BY THIS TRANSLATOR
True Story, Lucian’s best-known and most entertaining work, is a parody of the tall stories of fantastic journeys narrated by famous poets and historians. With his trademark wit and humour, Lucian informs his readers that he means to tell nothing but lies and impossibilities, and warns them not to b…READ MORE >
When the knight Huldbrand finds shelter at an old fisherman’s cottage outside a haunted forest, he encounters and falls in love with his host’s adopted daughter, the mysterious Undine. As it turns out that his beloved is a mermaid from a royal house and that Huldbrand was already more or less betrot…READ MORE >