Online tool that provides its users with a broad overview of types, styles, and information on the culture of medieval writing from 400-1500 A.D.
“Medieval Writing” showcases images from many types of documents including manuscripts, legal, administrative and papal documents; the website provides an in-depth analysis of each type of document and its uses during the medieval period. Secondly, “Medieval Writing” offers paleography lessons so its users can become proficient in the various book hands and document hands used from the 6th to the 16th Centuries. (From Alison Walker’s research report.)
Starter Links: Medieval Writing Website