Originally posted on Larry Hurtado’s Blog: The question has arisen in recent discussion whether in the ancient Roman world there was the concept of, and concern for, an accurate or fixed text of literary works. Observations by the great Eric G. Turner in his splendid book, Greek Papyri: An Introduction (Oxford University Press, 1980) came to…

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