Liviana: Studies on Livy Kindle Ù Liviana: Studies

Liviana: Studies on Livy Kindle Ù Liviana: Studies Epub / Written as a companion volume to the author s Oxford Classical Texts edition of Livy, Books OUP, , Liviana consists in large part of detailed discussions of passages which present particular textual difficulties The aim of these discussions is to elucidate the issues and aid readers in navigating the apparatus criticus of the e.



Written as a companion volume to the author s Oxford Classical Texts edition of Livy, Books OUP,, Liviana consists in large part of detailed discussions ofpassages which present particular textual difficulties The aim of these discussions is to elucidate the issues and aid readers in navigating the apparatus criticus of the edition, though the volume also expands on the edition by including a discussion of the conjectures in British Library manuscript Harleywhich have been attributed to Az in the Oxford Classical Texts edition as well as five brief chapters listing information deliberately omitted from it readings of the Puteaneus, identification of the manuscripts described merely as det t , and precise references for the conjectures ascribed to Weissenborn, Madvig, and H J Muller These sections are preceded by a survey of the editing of Livy from the editio princeps inup to the present day, and the treatment of the edition is rounded off by a comprehensive list of addenda and corrigenda in a brief second part, John Briscoe returns to his commentaries on and editions of Books, with discussion of a textual problem in Bookand the text of the fourth decade known to the pre humanist Lovato Lovati The volume concludes with further addenda and corrigenda to both his Teubner edition of the fourth decade and the commentaries on Books and, followed by a brief Appendix correcting an error in the entry in Sisenna in Fragments of the Roman Historians