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Conference on Manuscripts and Archives, Hamburg

Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures, 19-22 November 2014

The Centre of the Studies of Manuscripts Cultures (University of Hamburg) organizes a conference on Manuscripts and Archives from 19-22 November 2014. 190 more words

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Invoice from John Smith & Robert Hall, London cheesemongers

Engraved billhead completed in a single hand for the sale of “1 fine” cheese and signed by the clerk. The billhead is decorated at the top with an engraving of a black boy.

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Pseudo-Holcot: "His Shoulders were Broad Enough to Carry Any Amount of 'Spuria'"

The manuscripts containing Robert Holcot’s Moralitates often contain several other works that are attributed to him. In her studies of Holcot’s Moralitates and John Ridevall’s (the Franciscan mythographer) … 445 more words

Manuscripts

Conference on Manuscripts and Archives, Hamburg

The Centre of the Studies of Manuscripts Cultures (University of Hamburg) organizes a conference on Manuscripts and Archives from 19-22 November 2014. Contributions from the field of Southeast Asian manuscript cultures are most welcome and are encouraged. 175 more words

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Who's in Control?

On one of the blogs I follow, Ryan blogged about who is in control, your characters or you, the author. The post was great, but the comments from various different authors and artists was just as inspirational. 33 more words

Ramblings

A Repertoire of Byzantine “Beneficial Tales”

This website of “Narrations Useful to the Soul,” a genre that flourished in Late Antique monasticism, has quietly been online since at least 2001, when it is cited by John Wortley, its author, in… 139 more words

Early Christianity

Saving threatened archival collections

The postscript to my recent post about the exhibition on Roman crime at Nijmegen helped me to find the subject of this post. In this postscript I mentioned the decision of the… 1,813 more words

Legal History