Re: erasmus and rev.

From: Jonathan Robie (
Date: Mon Sep 06 1999 - 14:27:02 EDT

<x-flowed>At 08:56 PM 9/5/99 -0400, Kevin W. Woodruff wrote:

>I was always under the impression that Erasmus had in his work _Annotations
>on the New Testament_ (Novum Testamentum Annotationes) confessed (forgive me
>if my Latin is faulty):
>...quanquam in calce hujus libri, nonulla verba reperi apud nostros, quae
>aberant in Graecis exemplaribus, ea tamen ex latinis adjecimus."
>and that Erasmus called the manuscript his "exemplar vetustissimum"

Please forgive me if my Latin is non-existant. What do the above quotes say?


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