Scriptorium: Medieval and Early Modern Manuscripts Online

Description: 

Scriptorium: Medieval and Early Modern Manuscripts Online is a "digital archive of manuscript miscellanies and commonplace books from the period c. 1450-1720". Based in the Faculty of English at the University of Cambridge, Scriptorium provides unrestricted access to the mages of these historic manuscripts alongside critical resources exploring the materiality of these book objects. Each entry in the database is searchable or browsable by topic and date. Thorough, high-quality page images are provided for each resource and detailed annotations have been written to summarize the content of the manuscript.

Contact: 
aev21@cam.ac.uk
period: 
1450-1720
funding bodies: 
Arts and Humanities Research Council
Affiliation(s): 
University of Cambridge
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