New PDF release: An Introduction to the 'Glossa Ordinaria' as Medieval

New PDF release: An Introduction to the 'Glossa Ordinaria' as Medieval

By David A Salomon

The Glossa Ordinaria, the medieval glossed Bible first revealed in 1480/81, has been a wealthy resource of biblical remark for hundreds of years. Circulated first in manuscript, the textual content is the Latin Vulgate Bible of St. Jerome with patristic remark either within the margins and in the textual content itself. This examine, the 1st of its style, introduces the reader to the Glossa Ordinaria either traditionally and during the lens of latest hypertext thought, arguing that the Glossa Ordinaria is a hypertext of the brain. by means of program of historical, medieval and smooth theories, this learn encourages the reader to interact the Glossa Ordinaria in new and interesting methods. This ebook serves either as primer at the Glossa Ordinaria and exam of the textual content in mild of contemporary theories.

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