Another Reynard? New Featured Text
By Anne Arundel on February 20, 2014
Many thanks to user kosborn4 for completing the correction of the underlying text for the 1800 printing of Reynard the Fox! Our team is processing his copy of the corrected text, as we do for all the TypeWriters who contribute substantially to a document’s corrected text. Since the correction of the 1800 document is […]
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New Year, New Featured TypeWright Text!
By Anne Arundel on January 24, 2014
Lets celebrate the new year with a text that is both old and new. I have chosen an 1800 printing (new at the time) of an age-old tale, Reynard the Fox. We have several versions of this text that stretch across the long 18th Century. The earliest version in 18thConnect, from 1662, bills itself as “newly corrected […]
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Two New Discussion Threads about TypeWright!
By Anne Arundel on October 10, 2013
Greetings and Salutations! As I have already stated, I am fully aware that you all know 18thConnect much better than I do. Hence, I have started two new discussion threads to tap into the greater knowledge base. Find both these new discussions in the “18thConnect” sub-head in the 18thConnect Forum. As a “Noobie” […]
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