Publisher: Cambridge University Press (April 6, 2016)
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This booklet re-examines the main conventional sector of classical scholarship, providing serious exams of the present kingdom of the sphere, its tools and controversies, and its clients for the longer term in a electronic atmosphere. every one degree of the editorial strategy is tested, from accumulating and comparing manuscript proof to developing the textual content and significant equipment, with specific realization given to parts of dispute, similar to the function of conjecture. the significance of subjective components at each aspect is highlighted. An Appendix deals functional assistance in interpreting a serious gear. The dialogue is framed in a manner that's obtainable to non-specialists, with all Latin texts translated. The e-book could be priceless either to classicists who're no longer textual critics and to non-classicists drawn to problems with enhancing.