Daily Archives: September 13, 2011


The drawback of digital images of manuscripts 1

I now have little excuse to travel and see the manuscripts in person. Of course once can still make the argument, especially if one’s area of research is primarily focused on manuscripts themselves it is absolutely necessary. But for those of us who simply need the text to see textual variances and so on, a high quality digital image is often better than looking at the real thing. Case in point: this gorgeous digital image […]