I am temporarily suspending the promise to hold my peace. As far as
logical distinction is concerned, I think that attribute values are
sufficient to separate the opinions of modern and ancient editors.
On Mon, 2007-01-29 at 15:55 +0000, Elena Pierazzo wrote:
> I don't think the point here is chronological (i.e. pre or post
> Gutenberg) or if the kind of operation performed by a modern editor
> are the same as the one done by a scribe.
> I think the distinction is more on describing a primary source as it
> is vs. editing the same source. What I think is fundamental is keeping
> logically separated the two operations, i.e. having separate elements
> to deal with in both circumstances.