I recently received an indirect query from someone studying legal translation in the UK who wants to buy a German-English law dictionary. There was a list of the dictionaries currently available at Foyles, into which Grant & Cutler has now been integrated (I remember Grant & Cutler near Embankment Station, before it moved closer to Oxford Street and now to Foyles). Here's the link, but it may change in time.
Title: Author: Description: Recht Fachwörterbuch Kompakt. Law concise dictionary.: German<>English Bugg, S. G. & Simon, H. Approx. 28.000 terms and more than 50.000 translations. With short German and English introductions to the German, British and American legal system. Rechtsenglisch: Deutsch<>Englisches Rechtswörterbuch für jedermann Köbler, G. approx. 25.000 entries, 485 pages. Dictionaries: Specialist & Technical: Legal. Published 2007. Price: £19.95 Wörterbuch Arbeit, Recht, Wirtschaft. Dictionary of Labour, Law and Business terms. Horstenkamp, C. Approx. 5,000 terms. Dictionaries: Specialist & Technical: Legal. Published 2006. Price: £25.95 Wörterbuch Recht German<>English Bachem, W. & Hamblock, D. Approx. 56,000 terms. Dictionaries: Specialist & Technical: Legal. Published 2008. Price: £42.99
If you click on the first entry, it says the book and CD ROM are temporarily out of print but cost £52. The paperback (I didn't know about this) is available and costs £30. In response, I was taken aback at the absence of Romain and Dietl, but on reflection think they may be unavailable and about to be published in new editions. I've written about small law dictionaries before (here and here) ...Zum vollständigen Artikel