Mudcat Café message #4034831 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #167167   Message #4034831
Posted By: Lighter
18-Feb-20 - 01:15 PM
Thread Name: the literary controversy over Ossian
Subject: RE: the literary controversy over Ossian
Not in the least.

But did M. "translate" or "invent"? Or both?

The answer has no bearing on literary merit, but it does on literary history. If "Ossian" is good, it's good.