|Right, now that you have a handle on some of the tricky bits, you might try a transcript of the whole page. Work through the text pages, writing your transcript with a pen and paper (or quill and parchment if you like). Then check it against ours. Then if you really think you have the skills to become a medieval monk, you might try learning the whole book of Psalms of by heart and reciting the whole thing every week.|
|Psalter or Breviary, 13th century. From a private collection. Photographs © Dianne Tillotson.|
|Click on each of the above to walk your way through the text. The transcript will appear in a separate window so that you can use it for reference at any time. These exercises are designed to guide you through the text, not test you, so you can cheat as much as you like.|
|Script sample for this example|
|Index of Exercises|
|Index of Scripts|
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