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Essential tremor in a medieval scribe: extracting hidden historical knowledge from the work of the Tremulous Hand

Andrew P. K. Wodrich Washington DC, United States   “Annotations and Glosses of the Tremulous Hand. An anonymous homily contained within Bodleian Library MS. Hatton 113, f. 68r – written approximately 1075 AD in Old English – shows the characteristic shaky script of the thirteenth-century scribe known as the Tremulous Hand. These additions are likely […]