[Humanist] 30.32 virtuous qualities of the editor of texts?
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Tue May 17 07:39:06 CEST 2016
Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 30, No. 32.
Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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Date: Mon, 16 May 2016 18:54:59 -0400 (EDT)
From: lachance at chass.utoronto.ca
Subject: Past prerequisites: moral character, religion, and social grace
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Charles Archer reports Gilbert Murray giving the following definition:
An <i>apparatus criticus</i> [...] is a list of the MS. variations, with
occasional remarks thereon. Only men of the highest moral character,
religion, and social grace can produce one satisfactorily.
from <i>Essays in Honour of Gilbert Murray
How would one update (besides the obvious gendered reference) for the 21st
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