Monday, April 14, 2014

Dianne's Medieval Writing: Bored with Gothic? Try This.

Dianne's Medieval Writing: Bored with Gothic? Try This.:   This week's update to the graphics in Medieval Writing is for a script sample and paleography exercise of Beneventan script, as exp...

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Beyond Borders: In the Margins: Reading a Fifteenth Century Medica...

Beyond Borders: In the Margins: Reading a Fifteenth Century Medica...:    London, Wellcome Library MS 5262 is a late medieval vernacular medical recipe collection. The manuscript was copied in the e...

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Dianne's Medieval Writing: Working Scripts for (Somewhat) Ordinary Books

Dianne's Medieval Writing: Working Scripts for (Somewhat) Ordinary Books:   Standard paleography textbooks tend to categorise scripts neatly, then present the finest or most representative of each type, giving the ...