Book 1.xxi. 8- 9 Paragraph markers

for digitised manuscript see sidebar
extracted from Lindsay Etymologiarum (link in sidebar)

Brit.Lib. MS Royal 14 E iii f.6v (1325)



  • Glossary from M.B. Parkes, Pause and Effect.. (1982) online [HERE]
  • History of the paragraph marker see Edward Maunde Thompson, An Introduction to Greek and Latin Palaeography (1911) pp.59-9 [HERE]


border from the Codex Sinaiticus. 4thC AD



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