Kondar and Hauer also found that 80 percent of the words in the manuscript
were in the Hebrew dictionary.
In line with the broad view on manuscript
culture encouraged by the editors, several of the essays are attuned to European book cultures.
Next come two chapters on manuscript
culture that delineate matters of, first, textual circulation and, second, multilingualism.
The first part, 'The Art of the Book', begins with Hiram Woodward's paper on 'The characteristics of elephants: A Thai manuscript
and its context' (pp.
Fair at the event also gave visitors the opportunity to view a unique collection of manuscripts
Abstract deadline: 30 March 2017 Preregistration deadline: 14 June 2017 Manuscript
deadline: 22 August 2017 Initial announcement published: Oct.
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Places and people with which each manuscript
was associated are noted alongside commentary on design, script and decoration.
The addition of the prose material also necessitated the creation of individual manuscript
catalogs for approximately twenty new repositories, meaning that the Archive's Integrated Catalog now brings together manuscripts
that are spread across more than fifty repositories around the world.
The University of Birmingham announced in July that radiocarbon analysis of the parchment had placed the four-page Koran manuscript
close to the lifetime of the Prophet Muhammad.
One of the oft-cited concerns about the peer review process is a perceived lack of agreement between reviewers as to manuscript
quality (Bornmann, Weymuth, & Daniel, 2010; Daniel, 1993; Hodgson, 1997).
On the project to digitize manuscripts
, Said bin Nassir al-Na'ebi, Director of the Technical Department at the Directorate General of Documents and Manuscripts
at the Ministry of Heritage and Culture says: "So far, We have been filming and digitizing 3950 manuscripts
, out of 4836 manuscripts
exist at the Manuscripts
Centre of the Ministry of Heritage and Culture.