Gutenberg Bible not avail. in plain text?
|From:||Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, June 20, 2006, 16:39|
Reading the Babel text in Latin, I stumbled over the following funny
factoid. This is an image of a copy of the Gutenberg Bible version:
And this is (one of?) the Latin plain text versions available on the
Now, in the last sentence of the Babel text, the two differ:
1: Et idcirco vocatum est nomen loci illius babel...
(first column, middle)
2: Et idcirco vocatum est nomen eius babel...
I suppose there are several Latin versions around due to
errors/modifications during manual copying, but I found it interesting
that of all things the Gutenberg version is obviously not indexed as a
plain text in Google. If you search for #1, there are no hits:
(Without 'babel', there are some hits.)
But just ignore me in case you don't find this interesting. :-)