Palaeography: Reading Old Handwriting, 1500-1800: A Practical Online Tutorial


Subject:
Writing , Penmanship

Description:
"Palaeography is the study of old handwriting. This web tutorial will help you learn to read the handwriting found in documents written in English between 1500 and 1800." Practice documents include wills, petitions, estate inventories, and fun material such as "Recipe for mince pies. Early 17th century." From the National Archives (Surrey, United Kingdom) in partnership with University College London.

Publisher:
The National Archives

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/palaeography/


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