the most usual lower case 'a' which is a single compartment graph. The head stroke does not always have the pointed extension where the nib turns.
the only double compartment lower case 'a' on this folio, used for the indefinite article.
an elaborate upper case 'A' as the first letter of the line.
the more usual upper case 'A' which is varied elsewhere by the size of the upper lobe.
looped 'd' used throughout.
'd' in final position with tag.
upper case 'D' used at the beginning of a line.
both anglicana and secretary 'g' are represented on this folio.
anglicana and secretary 'g's are used with no definable pattern. Here the tail descending from the right side of the lobe is fine and has a counter-clockwise flick.
'g' in final position with tag attached to the horizontal slash.
an elaborate tailed 'g'.
the letter is consistently formed and varies little. The usual upper case 'H' used at the beginning of lines is also mainly formed in this way.
elaborate upper case 'H' used for the rubric between tales.
more elaborate than the usual upper case 'H' to begin the line. Perhaps formed under the influence of the 'H' which introduces the rubric three or four lines above.
crossed 'h' in the 'th' combination at the end of the word.
modern 'r' used in all cases except after 'o'. The stem of 'r' is curved, the shoulder stroke attached by a short, fine hair-line.
'z' shaped 'r' used exclusively after 'o'. Used here with a tag from the lower stroke which is not always present in other examples.
long sweeping approach stroke to the upper case graph.
sigma 's' is used frequently both initially and finally, but other types of 's' are also in use.
more of an angular 8-shaped 's' used in final position. The upper compartment stands well above the level of previous letters.
a kidney-shaped 's' in final position, one of several on this folio.
long 's' is used occasionally both initially and medially.
consistent shape of 'w'.
the only variation in 'w' on this folio. Other 'w's which are used at the beginning of lines and therefore might be considered standard upper case letters are formed as in version 1 of this letter.
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standard shape of 'y'. Very occasionally there is a dot above the letter. The curve of the tail sometimes varies from this standard.
'y' with upward sweep. The scribe has extended the tail of 'y' to incorporate the 'er' abbreviation.
the first letter of a line and therefore assumed to be an upper case letter which is exactly the same as the lower case one.
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final letter of the word. 'e' has an otiose stroke to follow. The tag can be seen after 'e' in many places on the folio.
here the small tag is detached from the letter in the word 'Here' of the rubric.
the final letter of the line. The same tag is almost always present when the last letter of the line is 'e'.
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the scribe uses thorn only for this abbreviated form of 'that' on this folio.
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