By Silvia Luraghi, Vit Bubenik

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Patrologiae cursus completus, series Latina (1844–65) 221 volumes. 12 Old Celtic Inscriptional and Literary Corpora Prae-Italic Dialects of Italy (J. Whatmough, Cambridge, MA, 1933) The Dialects of Ancient Gaul (J. Whatmough, 1950) Old Irish Reader (R. 13 Old Germanic Literary Corpora Die gotische Bibel (W. be/gothic/browse/ Althochdeutsches Lesebuch (Jeaune & Helm, Tübingen, 1958) Altfriesisches Lesebuch (W. Heuser, Heidelberg, 1903) Beowulf (Fr. Klaeber, Boston, 1956) An Introduction to Old Norse (E.

In the case of languages such as Greek and Latin, as well known, most literary texts were copied during the Middle Ages by copyists who, generally speaking, had a relatively good knowledge of the languages, although they were no longer spoken. Before the beginning of type se ing in the fi eenth century ce, Latin and Greek literary texts were copied by monks; available codices date to different periods and are variably preserved. Similar to Greek and Latin, Old Chinese texts are also mostly known through wri en tradition.

Whatmough, 1950) Old Irish Reader (R. 13 Old Germanic Literary Corpora Die gotische Bibel (W. be/gothic/browse/ Althochdeutsches Lesebuch (Jeaune & Helm, Tübingen, 1958) Altfriesisches Lesebuch (W. Heuser, Heidelberg, 1903) Beowulf (Fr. Klaeber, Boston, 1956) An Introduction to Old Norse (E. V. 15 Baltic Literary Corpora Die altpreussischen Sprachdenkmäler (R. Trautmann, Gö ingen, 1910) Litauisches Lesebuch (A. Leskien, Heidelberg, 1919) Handbuch der litauischen Sprache (A. Senn, Heidelberg, 1957) Le isches Lesebuch (J.

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