This segment of text comes from the verso of the leaf, from the beginning of Chapter 45, verses 1 - 9. The sample is considerably enlarged, just to make it resolvable on the screen. How enlarged will depend on the size and resolution of your screen, but on the original the height of this section is 6cm. I need the help of a magnifying glass to properly read the original.
The capital letter at the beginning of each verse is highlighted in red. Abbreviations appear in multitudes.
|Purely out of scientific curiosity, I have also included the nearly invisible annotation on the recto, and a demonstration of how to make it visible.|
|Bible, c.1260. 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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