Byron studying the Armenian language
"It is a rich language, and would amply repay any one
thetrouble of learning it".Byron to Moore, Dec. 5th, 1816.
|y Father - that is, my Armenian father, Padre Pasquale - in the name of all the other fathers of our Convent, sends you the enclosed greeting. - Inasmuch as it has pleased the translators of the long lost and lately - found portions of the text of Eusebius to put forth the enclosed prospectus, of which I send six copies, you are hereby implored to obtain subscribers in the two Universities, and among the learned, and the unlearned who would unlearn their ignorance. - This they (the Convent) request, I request, and do you request.|