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John Hoole

Data de nascimento: 1727
Data de falecimento: 2. Agosto 1803

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John Hoole was an English translator, the son of Samuel Hoole , a mechanic, and Sarah Drury , the daughter of a Clerkenwell clockmaker. He was a personal friend of Samuel Johnson.

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„My endeavour has been to render the sense of my author as nearly as possible, which could never be done merely by translating his words.“

—  John Hoole
Preface to Jerusalem Delivered, an Heroic Poem; translated from the Italian of Torquato Tasso (1764), p. xix

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„The toils of honour dignify repose.“

—  John Hoole
"Achilles in Scyros", Act III, last scene

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