Re: Vertical BIDI

Date: Tue May 18 2004 - 14:57:25 CDT

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    Andrew C. West scripsit:

    > It does ? I thought that the whole point of much of the recent discussion was
    > the uncertainty of how Ogham should be laid out in vertically formatted text,
    > such as when embedded in Mongolian or vertical Chinese.

    What's uncertain is whether a lr or a rl progression is favored, given the
    paucity of evidence. Michael favors lr progression. There is no question
    that the text is read BTT.

    "They tried to pierce your heart                John Cowan
    with a Morgul-knife that remains in the
    wound.  If they had succeeded, you would
    become a wraith under the domination of the Dark Lord."         --Gandalf

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