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Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus, William A. Johnson

Label
Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus
Title
Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus
Statement of responsibility
William A. Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOONL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
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Johnson, William A.
Dewey number
091
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3315.O83
LC item number
J64 2004eb
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
  • ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES
  • HISTORY
  • Antiquities
  • Books and reading
  • Greek literature
  • Manuscripts, Greek (Papyri)
  • Scribes
  • Scriptoria
  • Transmission of texts
  • Egypt
  • Greece
  • Boekrollen
  • Handschriften
  • Papyri
  • Schriftcultuur
  • Letterkunde
  • Grieks
Label
Bookrolls and scribes in Oxyrhynchus, William A. Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-355) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
244768238
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 371 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442671515
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt53392
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
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-355) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
244768238
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 371 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442671515
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt53392
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244768238

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