Find another word for palaeography. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for palaeography, like: paleography, codicology, epigraphy, papyrology and assyriology.
In the first class must be mentioned the College de France, founded 1530, giying courseje of highest study of all sorts, the Museum of Natural History, the Ecole des Chartes (palaeography and archives), the School of Modern Oriental Languages, the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes (scientific research), &c. All these institutions are in Paris.
These are very numerous, and different in different scripts or styles of writing (see Palaeography).
The very large number of classical and other Greek papyri, of the Ptolemaic and later periods, which have been recovered in Egypt, are noticed in the article on Palaeography.
He afterwards became keeper of manuscripts at the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris, and professor of palaeography at the Ecole des Chartes.