|Click on button under each letter or letter combination to see how they are written in the text.|
|The difficulty with reading this script lies not so much with the individual letter forms, although they are awkward, but in the extensive use of ligatures which completely change the appearance of letters. A sample is included so that you can see how they work.|
|Gallican Lectionary, 7th century (Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, fonds latin 9427, f.143). All images from Steffens 1929, Plate 25.|
|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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