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Peter Cuijpers

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'''Peter Cuijpers''' ([[1944]]) is a Dutch translator, who has translated works of Robin Hobb, Fiona MacIntosh and many others.  After the death of [[Max Schuchart]] in [[2005]], a new translator was needed for ''[[The Children of Húrin]]''. Cuijpers had already translated several photo books about the [[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings|movie]] franchise, and was deemed the best option by Mynx publishers. His ''De kinderen van Hurin'' (sic) was presented on [[April 28]], [[2007]].
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'''Peter Cuijpers''' ([[1944]]) is a Dutch translator, who has translated works of Robin Hobb, Fiona MacIntosh and many others.  After the death of [[Max Schuchart]] in [[2005]], a new translator was needed for ''[[The Children of Húrin]]''. Cuijpers had already translated several photo books about the [[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings|movie]] franchise, and was deemed the best option by Mynx publishers. His ''De kinderen van Húrin'' was presented on [[April 28]], [[2007]].
  
 
Cuijpers did not follow Schuchart's translation of ''[[The Silmarillion]]'' and ''[[Unfinished Tales]]'' save on [[translated names]].  
 
Cuijpers did not follow Schuchart's translation of ''[[The Silmarillion]]'' and ''[[Unfinished Tales]]'' save on [[translated names]].  
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==Translations==
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* [[2001]] - ''De Reisgenoten in beeld en ontwerp'' (''[[The Art of The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', by [[Gary Russell]])
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* [[2002]] - ''De Twee Torens in beeld en ontwerp'' (''[[The Art of The Two Towers]]'', by Gary Russell)
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* [[2003]] - ''De Terugkeer van de Koning in beeld en ontwerp'' -  ''[[The Art of The Return of the King]]'', by Gary Russell)
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* [[2007]] - ''De Kinderen van Húrin'' (''[[The Children of Húrin]]'')
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
* [http://www.boekvertalers.nl/2007/05/21/boekvertalers-aan-het-woord-3-peter-cuijpers/ Interview] (in Dutch)
 
* [http://www.boekvertalers.nl/2007/05/21/boekvertalers-aan-het-woord-3-peter-cuijpers/ Interview] (in Dutch)
 
* [http://www.boekvertalers.nl/2007/04/30/tolkien-presentatie-in-leiden/ Presentation] at the [[Tolkien Store]] (in Dutch)
 
* [http://www.boekvertalers.nl/2007/04/30/tolkien-presentatie-in-leiden/ Presentation] at the [[Tolkien Store]] (in Dutch)
 
[[Category:Translators|Cuijpers, Peter]]
 
[[Category:Translators|Cuijpers, Peter]]

Revision as of 09:23, 5 July 2008

Peter Cuijpers (1944) is a Dutch translator, who has translated works of Robin Hobb, Fiona MacIntosh and many others. After the death of Max Schuchart in 2005, a new translator was needed for The Children of Húrin. Cuijpers had already translated several photo books about the movie franchise, and was deemed the best option by Mynx publishers. His De kinderen van Húrin was presented on April 28, 2007.

Cuijpers did not follow Schuchart's translation of The Silmarillion and Unfinished Tales save on translated names.

Translations

External links