2015.03.17【英译中】《画册》(1)

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For several years Mr Williams worked for the museum at the University of Oxford, enlarging its already famous collections of drawings and pictures of English country houses and churches. It is hard to imagine anything less alarming than collecting pictures of houses and churches, but Mr Williams found that even this peaceful work had its unexpected dark corners.

   多年以来,威廉先生一直在牛津大学博物馆工作,为该馆增加其早已闻名于世的关于英国乡村房子和教堂的藏画。可以想象没有什么比收集房子和教堂的画更让人觉得恐怖,但是,威廉先生发现,即使是那些看上去很平和的作品,也有着另人意想不到的阴暗面。

He bought many pictures for the museum from the London shop of Mr J. W. Britnell. Twice a year Mr Britenell sent a list of pictures to all his regular customers, who could then choose which pictures they wanted to look at before deciding whether to buy.

 他从伦敦布里涅耳先生的商店里为博物馆购买了很多画。布里涅耳先生一年发两次画的清单给他的常客。那些常客将会在他们购买之前从中挑选出他们想要看的画。

 In February 1895, Mr Williams received the list from the Mr Britnell with the following letter.

 在1895年2月,威廉先生收到来自布里涅耳先生的清单以及如下的一封信。



不好意思,我是英语的初学者,我不太看的懂英文的原文。画红线的地方我看不懂是什么意思。

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