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The term scribe seemingly describes a neutral subject, that of a person who simply copied or wrote something by hand, for whatever purpose. Although it harkens back …

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Mengelkoch, Dustin, “Scribes”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 20 March 2018 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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