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Paleography

Privilege granted by Henri III of France

Privilege granted by Henri III of France to Pietro degli Angelio da Barga, 1582, Newberry Barga Collection

The Center for Renaissance Studies maintains a listing of online resources for those interested in paleography. The resources are arranged below by language. Please also see information about our Mellon Summer Institutes in Vernacular Paleography.


Latin


Cappelli, Dizionario di Abbreviature Latini ed Italiani (Milan, 1912) - click on the abbreviations to link to scans of the original pages


Medieval Palaeography, West Sussex Records Council


Paléographie latine, by Franz Steffens (Trèves, Paris , 1910)


English


DigiPal: Digital Resource and Database of Palaeography, Manuscripts, and Diplomatic. Department of Digital Humanities at Kings College London


Early Modern Palaeography, West Sussex Records Council


English Handwriting 1500-1700, An Online Course, University of Cambridge


Folgerpedia Online Resources for Early Modern English Paleography


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


French


Cours de paléographie, Eric Camille Voirin


French Renaissance Paleography, A Newberry Library Project


Manuel de paléographie latine et française du IVe au XVVIIe siècle, Maurice Prou, 1890


Ménestrel Paléographie


Theleme Techniques pour l’Historien en Ligne: Études, Manuels, Esercices, École Nationale des Chartes


Italian


Courses in Paleography and Archival Studies with the Medici Archive Project, fee-based courses with both online elements and onsite training in Florence


Italian Paleography Workbook, by Armando Petrucci and Franca Petrucci Nardelli (PDF)


Bibliography for Resources in Italian Paleography, compiled by Armando Petrucci and Franca Petrucci Nardelli


Spanish


Curso de Paleografía Latino Hispanoamericana, Víctor Hugo Arévalo Jordán


Some Printed Archive Catalogs for Early Modern Spain, Carla Rahn Phillips, University of Minnesota, 2005


Spanish Dictionaries, Paleography Manuals, and Related Studies: A Selected Bibliography, Carla Rahn Phillips, University of Minnesota, 2005


Spanish Paleography Tool, CUNY Dominican Studies Institute