... among some old off-prints from the Zeitschrift fuer Papyrologie und Epigraphik containing papers by the late and still lamented Martin West, I was struck by this phrase: "It is a delightful thing to read a neatly written papyrus containing real digammas".
Now ... doesn't that sentence embody the veritable Quinta Essentia of Oxford?
25 January 2016
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