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The Gutenberg Bible

http://prodigi.bl.uk/gutenbg/default.asp
moved to :arrow: http://www.bl.uk/treasures/gutenberg/homepage.html

Searchable HIGH QUALITY scanned images of The Gutenberg Bible (in Latin as you all know).
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Wm away for a week

Tomorrow I leave for darkest California, to that city known universally among my friends, regardless of sex or orientation, as Man Diego. There I will spend a week in the company of other Unix geeks and NT/Windows admins as we try to come up with ways to keep the intenet, or at least those portions for which we are responsible, working.

Spam is always an especial topic of discussion and venom at this annual conference, ...
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Latin Poetry

Here is some Latin poetry, not to mention quite a lot of other literature, if you explore the rest of the site.
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Latin : Latinity :: Greek : ?

This is making me crazy.

When you want to talk about the correct, classical quality of some random Latin text, you talk about the latinity. Then you can say things like "Cicero would never have used a subjunctive that way" and you go correct the phrasing.

I haven't been able to find an appropriate word for this in Greek which we can also use in English. My first guess was something like Helleneia, but that ...
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Aoidoi.org one year old

Actually, it happened last week, but this month marks the one year anniversary of my public announcement of Aoidoi's existence.

Only about 1000 poems left to comment! Ignoring the Anthology, of course. :lol:
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Buying E Books

Has anyone tried purchasing downloaded Ebooks from Amazon (esp. any Latin or Greek texbooks)? There are isn't a lot to choose from at the moment but the idea has definite appeal - cheaper, faster etc. Especially as I am now used to reading the Textkit books on my laptop.

I would be very interested to hear some feedback on this - I think the idea of Ebooks will revolutionise reading as much as the invention ...
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A site right up my alley..Greek and Latin textbooks reviewed

For those who enjoy learning more about Greek and Latin textbooks this is an excellent resource.

http://classicsteacher.co.uk/index.htm

The comments about each book are very helpful!
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Sanskrit Documents

Just in case there's are many who are interested in Sanskrit.

http://sanskrit.gde.to/

They are summoning volunteers, So if you are good at hindi or sanskrit and are eager, ... :)
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In the next 40 minutes

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translation of ancient vedic texts and excerpts

hey evone :D


can anyone post links to guidelines for translation of ancient aryan texts in indic languages into latin? for example sanskrit ! ? ....

<guidelines = direct interpretation,....syntactic protocols,.....substitution indexes...etc>


thenkya 8)

hail indra
hail thor
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