straight-sided 'a' with horizontal cross-bar.
versions 2, 3, and 4 are all examples of this scribe's upper case 'A's at the beginning of lines.
looped 'd' used throughout.
the lobe of 'd' is sometimes pointed.
pointed lobe and backward sloping loop.
the tail of secretary 'g' has a reverse flick. This 'g' is used several times on this folio and is obviously an alternative in the scribe's repertoire.
anglicana 'g' is also used.
the lower compartment of 'g' is usually larger than the upper compartment.
upper case 'G' bisected by a vertical line.
looped head to this graph and a tail-stroke which loops neatly round to connect with the following graph.
the tail-stroke frequently flicks back on itself.
'h' may also have an arched, open head-stroke.
long 'r' is used infrequently.
modern 'r' is used in all positions.
when long 'r' is used, it is almost always in final position. Here the flourish is representative of a missing final 'e'.
'z'-shaped 'r' in initial position but unusually it is found on this folio after 'e' and 'p' only.
long 's' is used in initial and medial positions.
sigma 's' is used in final position.
sigma 's' may also be used in initial position.
the head stroke of long 's' frequently arches over several letters.
the left limb of 'w' varies in length and may have a looped approach stroke or none at all.
the left limb is separate from the rest of the graph and is almost twice the height of the preceding 'o'. Both versions 1 and 2 have the 'B'-shaped element at the right.
'w' can also have a single lobe on the right rather than the double lobes of the other examples.
Usage: & wake
exaggerated looped left limb.
the tail of 'y' sometimes turns counter-clockwise at right angles.
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'v', like 'w' has a variety of introductory strokes to the graph.
Usage: a vowid
very reminiscent of the treatment of some 'w's.
Usage: a bove
this example may also be compared with the 'w' graph.
Usage: a bove
the word 'a bove' showing how very similar the scribe's 'b's and 'v's can be.
Usage: a byde
as with the 'h' graph, the head of 'b' is occasionally left open.