Manuscript - A Sample of Common Genres of Manuscripts

A Sample of Common Genres of Manuscripts

From ancient texts to medieval maps, anything written down for study would have been done with manuscripts. Some of the most common genres were bibles, religious commentaries, philosophy, law and government texts.

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