A New Meaning for Margin notes.

My background is in theology and I have an interest in rare books.  Every person who has studied both knows the importance of margins notes written by monks in the scriptorium.  Sometimes those notes ended up in later copies of the text, but other times they offered a unique glance into the life and times of an unknown monk.  I recently read the article, “Is there a Margin muse in your library book?”  which reminded me of the importance of margin notes, not just to the student, but to later historians.  Although I am not suggesting we all write in the margins of our library books…

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