Humanistic Script
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Humanistic script (humanistic rotunda or formata) is not one particular script, but a system of scripts developed in Italy and used from the end of the fourteenth centu…

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Mengelkoch, Dustin, “Humanistic Script”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 19 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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