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A practical guide on the editing of medieval--mainly Latin--manuscripts for editors and users of MSS. It discusses basic issues of textual and manuscript transmission and contains guidelines for the description and textual analysis of manuscripts, the emendation and editing of texts, and a chapter on questions of translation and bi-lingual editions.
An updated and revised version is available in paperback from Gorgias Press: https://www.gorgiaspress.com/introduction-to-working-with-manuscripts-for-medievalists
Manuscript Description, Stemma, Emendation, Manuscript Transmission, Textual transmission, Editing Manuscripts, Bi-lingual Editions, Bi-lingual Editions, Textual criticism of Manuscripts
Bak, János M., "An Introduction to Editing Manuscripts for Medievalists" (2012). All Complete Monographs. 1.