[sword-devel] Luther1545

Peter von Kaehne refdoc at gmx.net
Thu Jun 19 15:21:21 MST 2008

I think this is a mirror of sorts of the one we got our text from

I saw this sometime yesterday too.


DM Smith wrote:
> Chris Little wrote:
>> Peter von Kaehne wrote:
>>> I found this image file which is quite interesting:
>>> http://www.bible-researcher.com/luthercomma.jpg
>>> Look at the behaviour of the S - begin and inside words it looks like a
>>> f, but at the end it looks like an s.
>> Long s (ſ U+017F) still appears today as the left half of the letter ß, 
>> which comes from a ligature of ſ and z (or ʒ).
> There is a representation of the Luther 1545 text that has place holder 
> (i.e. @) for this character ſ (U+017F):
> For example: http://enominepatris.com/biblia/biblia/B040K005.htm
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