James Tanner gives a crash course on paleography, the study of handwriting. Books mentioned: Reading Early American Handwriting by Kip Sperry Deciphering Handwriting in German Documents by Roger P. Minert Links: BYU Script Tutorial British National Archives Folger Shakespeare Library Early Modern English Paleography Resources English Paleography Course Practical Paleography Introduction to Early Modern English …
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