Tony thanks for asking us to compare these two examples of editing HPB
Sep 06, 2003 11:37 AM
by Daniel H. Caldwell
Tony thanks for asking us to compare these two
examples of editing HPB.
--- In email@example.com, "Tony" <alpha@d...> wrote:
> Dear Dallas and Katinka
> <<<If we look at the same documents we ought to be able to arrive at
> agreement.>>> ???
> Let's take some orignal documents that we can lay our hands on.
> Take a copy of the ORIGINAL "The Secret Doctrine" and compare it to
> third edition edited by Annie Besant (and Mead), and note a few of
> differences in the two editions, and see what effect those
> on the meaning. Those changes take from the HEART of the secret
> Take a copy of the ORIGINAL "The Voice of the Silence" and compare
it to the
> edition edited by W Q Judge, and note a few of the differences in
> editions, and see what effect those alterations have on the
> changes take from the HEART of the voice of the silence.
> What was it that caused those changes to be made, and what are the
> Best wishes
> -----Original Message-----
> From: W. Dallas TenBreock [mailto:dalval14@e...]
> Sent: 6 September 2003 3:07 pm
> To: AA-BN--Study
> Subject: Theos-World Besant and Judge and HPB
> Sept 6 2003
> Dear Katinka:
> You and I have opinions. They differ.
> Why so? What are they based on?
> If we look at the same documents we ought to be able to arrive at
> If however we do not read them all, or exclude, modify or otherwise
> weight and favor to any of those, then we are introducing our
> as a modifying factor that changes the whole basis. We no longer
> What we may "feel" counts for little. Facts alone are to be
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