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texts

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  • FLOSS Manuals

    Offsite — About > FLOSS Manuals is a collection of manuals that explain how to install and use a range of free and open source software. The manuals are friendly and simple, and they are intended to encourage people to explore the wide range of free, open source alternatives to expensive and restrictively licensed software. At FLOSS Manuals you can find manuals for free and ...
  • The Homer Multitext Project

    Offsite — Description From home page: > The Homer Multitext project, the first of its kind in Homeric studies, seeks to present the textual transmission of the Iliad and Odyssey in a historical framework. Such a framework is needed to account for the full reality of a complex medium of oral performance that underwent many changes over a long period of time. These changes, as ...
  • Archimedes Palimpset

    Offsite — The Archimedes Palimpsest is a medieval parchment manuscript, now consisting of 174 parchment folios. While it contains no less than seven treatises by Archimedes, calling it the Archimedes Palimpsest is a little confusing. As it is now, the manuscript is a Byzantine prayerbook, written in Greek, and technically called a euchologion. This euchologion was completed by ...
  • Open Shakespeare

    Offsite — The Open Shakespeare package provides a full open set of Shakespeare’s works along with ancillary material, a variety of tools and a python API. Specifically, in addition to the works themselves (often in multiple versions), there is an introduction, a chronology, explanatory notes, a concordance and search facilities. All material is open source/open knowledge so that ...
  • Christian Classics Ethereal Library

    Offsite — Description Losts of texts oriented to Christian themes (though this includes stuff like Dante. Openness: SEMI-OPEN License: public domain/restricted. > Most of the books at the Christian Classics Ethereal library are in the public domain. A few are public domain in the United States but not in Europe; you should check local copyright status before copying ...