Re: OT: A language only recently tamed
|From:||Eric Christopherson <rakko@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, September 30, 2007, 4:41|
On Sep 29, 2007, at 5:53 PM, Jim Henry wrote:
> "For this occasion, the Slavonic liturgy was sung in a language
> only recently tamed; it had been bound and brought from the Balkan
> expanses to the capital of the world like a small animal in a cage of
> Glagolitic letters."
> From "Methodius of Thesssalonica", _The Dictionary of the Khazars_
> by Milorad Pavić
Thanks for mentioning that book -- it sounds fascinating!