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The Resource Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus, William A. Johnson, (electronic resource)

Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus, William A. Johnson, (electronic resource)

Label
Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus
Title
Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus
Statement of responsibility
William A. Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, William A.
Dewey number
091
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in book and print culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Manuscripts, Greek (Papyri)
  • Transmission of texts
  • Books and reading
  • Greek literature
  • Scriptoria
  • Bahnasā (Egypt)
  • Scribes
Label
Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus, William A. Johnson, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-355) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Terminology, Conventions, and Sigla""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""1 Introduction""; ""1.0 Voluminology""; ""1.1 Gathering the Evidence: The Necessity for Autopsy""; ""1.2 Definition of the Project""; ""1.3 Reconstruction of the Bookroll""; ""2 Scribes in Oxyrhynchus: Scribal Habits, Paradosis, and the Uniformity of the Literary Roll""; ""2.0 Prologue: The Importance of Case Studies""; ""2.1 A Survey of Scribes with Multiple Surviving Rolls""; ""2.1.1 Scribe #A1""; ""2.1.2 Scribe #A2""; ""2.1.3 Scribe #A3""; ""2.1.4 Scribe #A5""; ""2.1.5 Scribe #A6""; ""2.1.6 Scribe #A7""
  • ""2.1.7 Scribe #A17""""2.1.8 Scribe #A19""; ""2.1.9 Scribe #A20""; ""2.1.10 Scribe #A24""; ""2.1.11 Scribe #A25""; ""2.1.12 Scribe #A28""; ""2.1.13 Scribe #A30""; ""2.1.14 Scribe #A31""; ""2.1.15 Scribe #A33""; ""2.1.16 Scribe #B1""; ""2.1.17 Scribe #B2""; ""2.1.18 Scribe #B3""; ""2.1.19 Scribe #B4""; ""2.1.20 Scribe #B5""; ""2.1.21 Scribe #B6""; ""2.2 Scribes with Multiple Surviving Rolls: Summary and Evaluation""; ""2.2.1 Excursus: Format changes in mid-roll""; ""2.3 How Did the Scribe Copy the Text? Implicit examples for and against line-by-line copying""
  • ""2.3.1 Copying the Text: Examples of scribal error that imply an exemplar of same or similar line length""""2.3.2 Copying the Text: Examples of scribal error that imply an exemplar of different line length""; ""2.3.3 Copying the Text: A remarkable example where different papyri of the same text coincide in line division""; ""2.3.4 Copying the Text: Summary and conclusion""; ""2.4 Uniformity and Variation in Bookrolls""; ""2.4.1 Uniformity and Variation: Width of column, intercolumn, and width from column to column""
  • ""2.4.2 Uniformity and Variation: Height of column, margins, and height of roll""""2.5 Conclusions""; ""Tables""; ""3 Formal Characteristics of the Bookroll""; ""3.0 Prologue: A Different Aesthetic""; ""3.1 Construction of the Bookroll""; ""3.1.1 Kollesis and Kollema: The constitution of the roll""; ""3.1.2 Laying out the Columns: Maas's Law, ruling and alignment dots""; ""3.1.3 Excursus: The laying out of columns in the Arden Hyperides papyrus (MP 1233)""; ""3.2 Dimensions of the Column: Widths""; ""3.2.1 Column Width in Prose Texts""
  • ""3.2.2 Intercolumn and Column-to-column Width in Prose Texts""""3.2.3 Letter Counts in Prose Texts""; ""3.2.4 Column and Intercolumn Widths in Verse Texts""; ""3.3 Dimensions of the Column: Height""; ""3.4 Dimensions of the Column: Width X Height""; ""3.4.1 Width X Height: Prose texts""; ""3.4.2 Width X Height:Verse texts""; ""3.5 Upper and Lower Margins""; ""3.6 Roll Height""; ""3.7 Roll Length""; ""3.8 Roll Format and Literary Genre""; ""3.9 Editions de luxe""; ""3.10 Private versus Professional Book Production""; ""Tables""; ""Appendix 1 Papyri Included in the Sample""
Control code
ocn244768238
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 371 pages, [24] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442671515
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244768238
Label
Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus, William A. Johnson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-355) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Terminology, Conventions, and Sigla""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""1 Introduction""; ""1.0 Voluminology""; ""1.1 Gathering the Evidence: The Necessity for Autopsy""; ""1.2 Definition of the Project""; ""1.3 Reconstruction of the Bookroll""; ""2 Scribes in Oxyrhynchus: Scribal Habits, Paradosis, and the Uniformity of the Literary Roll""; ""2.0 Prologue: The Importance of Case Studies""; ""2.1 A Survey of Scribes with Multiple Surviving Rolls""; ""2.1.1 Scribe #A1""; ""2.1.2 Scribe #A2""; ""2.1.3 Scribe #A3""; ""2.1.4 Scribe #A5""; ""2.1.5 Scribe #A6""; ""2.1.6 Scribe #A7""
  • ""2.1.7 Scribe #A17""""2.1.8 Scribe #A19""; ""2.1.9 Scribe #A20""; ""2.1.10 Scribe #A24""; ""2.1.11 Scribe #A25""; ""2.1.12 Scribe #A28""; ""2.1.13 Scribe #A30""; ""2.1.14 Scribe #A31""; ""2.1.15 Scribe #A33""; ""2.1.16 Scribe #B1""; ""2.1.17 Scribe #B2""; ""2.1.18 Scribe #B3""; ""2.1.19 Scribe #B4""; ""2.1.20 Scribe #B5""; ""2.1.21 Scribe #B6""; ""2.2 Scribes with Multiple Surviving Rolls: Summary and Evaluation""; ""2.2.1 Excursus: Format changes in mid-roll""; ""2.3 How Did the Scribe Copy the Text? Implicit examples for and against line-by-line copying""
  • ""2.3.1 Copying the Text: Examples of scribal error that imply an exemplar of same or similar line length""""2.3.2 Copying the Text: Examples of scribal error that imply an exemplar of different line length""; ""2.3.3 Copying the Text: A remarkable example where different papyri of the same text coincide in line division""; ""2.3.4 Copying the Text: Summary and conclusion""; ""2.4 Uniformity and Variation in Bookrolls""; ""2.4.1 Uniformity and Variation: Width of column, intercolumn, and width from column to column""
  • ""2.4.2 Uniformity and Variation: Height of column, margins, and height of roll""""2.5 Conclusions""; ""Tables""; ""3 Formal Characteristics of the Bookroll""; ""3.0 Prologue: A Different Aesthetic""; ""3.1 Construction of the Bookroll""; ""3.1.1 Kollesis and Kollema: The constitution of the roll""; ""3.1.2 Laying out the Columns: Maas's Law, ruling and alignment dots""; ""3.1.3 Excursus: The laying out of columns in the Arden Hyperides papyrus (MP 1233)""; ""3.2 Dimensions of the Column: Widths""; ""3.2.1 Column Width in Prose Texts""
  • ""3.2.2 Intercolumn and Column-to-column Width in Prose Texts""""3.2.3 Letter Counts in Prose Texts""; ""3.2.4 Column and Intercolumn Widths in Verse Texts""; ""3.3 Dimensions of the Column: Height""; ""3.4 Dimensions of the Column: Width X Height""; ""3.4.1 Width X Height: Prose texts""; ""3.4.2 Width X Height:Verse texts""; ""3.5 Upper and Lower Margins""; ""3.6 Roll Height""; ""3.7 Roll Length""; ""3.8 Roll Format and Literary Genre""; ""3.9 Editions de luxe""; ""3.10 Private versus Professional Book Production""; ""Tables""; ""Appendix 1 Papyri Included in the Sample""
Control code
ocn244768238
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 371 pages, [24] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442671515
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244768238

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