Critical Text Editions

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Brill has a long tradition publishing critical text editions and liaises with premium typesetters to ensure as smooth a production process as possible. Nonetheless, these are by nature complex projects.

  • Please get in touch with your contact at Brill at the earliest stage as possible to discuss your plans.
  • Preferably, a text edition is prepared in Classical Text Editor. This program expertly facilitates and maintains the linking of text and various note systems and line numberings.
  • Given the complexity of critical text editions, it is vital that you agree on a realistic time frame together with your contact at Brill and that deadlines are met. 
  • For critical editions involving bi-directional text such as Arabic or Hebrew, please read these Guidelines.