By Gibson, Chris(tina) Shuttleworth Kraus

This assortment explores the problems raised by way of the writing and interpreting of commentaries on classical Greek and Latin texts. Written basically via practicing commentators, the papers study: philosophical, narratological and historiographical commentaries; historical, Byzantine and Renaissance observation perform and idea, with distinct emphasis on Galen, Tzetzes and l. a. Cerda; the connection among the writer of the first textual content, the statement author and the reader; certain difficulties posed by way of fragmentary and spurious texts; the function and scope of quotation, selectivity, lemmatization and revision; the sensible way forward for commentary-writing and booklet; and how pcs are altering the form of classical remark. With a genesis in dialogue panels fixed within the united kingdom in 1996 and the us in 1997, this quantity keeps foreign discussion at the style and way forward for commentaries.

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