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By David A Salomon

The Glossa Ordinaria, the medieval glossed Bible first revealed in 1480/81, has been a wealthy resource of biblical remark for hundreds of years. Circulated first in manuscript, the textual content is the Latin Vulgate Bible of St. Jerome with patristic remark either within the margins and in the textual content itself. This research, the 1st of its type, introduces the reader to the Glossa Ordinaria either traditionally and during the lens of latest hypertext conception, arguing that the Glossa Ordinaria is a hypertext of the brain. by way of software of old, medieval and sleek theories, this research encourages the reader to have interaction the Glossa Ordinaria in new and interesting methods. This e-book serves either as primer at the Glossa Ordinaria and exam of the textual content in gentle of recent theories.

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