De Laude Scriptorum (In Praise of Scribes) by Johannes Trithemius

By Johannes Trithemius

Abbot Johannes Trithemius of Sponheim wrote a letter, De Laude Scriptorum (In compliment of Scribes), to Gerlach, Abbot of Deutz in 1492 to explain for priests the advantages of copying texts. Trithemius contends that the copying of texts is important to the version of monastic schooling, arguing that transcription permits the monk to extra deeply ponder and are available to a extra complete realizing of the textual content. He then keeps to compliment scribes by way of announcing "The devoted scribe, the thing of our treatise, won't ever fail to compliment God, provide excitement to angels, improve the simply, convert sinners, commend the common-or-garden, be sure the great, confound the proud and rebuke the stubborn".[25] one of the purposes he offers for carrying on with to repeat manuscripts through hand, are the historic precedent of the traditional scribes and the supremacy of transcription to all different guide exertions. This description of monastic writing is mainly vital since it was once written after the 1st printing presses got here into well known use. Trithemius addresses the competing know-how while he writes, "The published ebook is made from paper and, like paper, will speedy disappear. however the scribe operating with parchment guarantees lasting remembrance for himself and for his text".[25] Trithemius additionally believes that there are works that aren't being revealed yet are worthy being copied.

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Unbelievable as it may seem, there are no special tricks and no particularly difficult points in the reassembly of the Lightning. Just reverse the disassembly process slowly and carefully, and there should be no problems. Colt Model 1 8 4 9 Replica Similar/Identical Pattern Guns The same basic assembly/disassembly steps for the Colt Model 1849 replica also apply to the following guns. Colt Baby Dragoon Colt Sheriff's Model Colt Model 1851 Army Colt Wells Fargo Colt Model 1851 Navy Cylinder capacity: 5 shots Overall length: 11 inches 7 (with 5 /8-inch barrel) Barrel length: 5 /s inches 7 (other lengths made) Weight: 24 ounces 7 (with 5 /8-inch barrel) The original 1849 Pocket Revolver was made from 1850 to 1873 and differed in several small details from the previous model, the "Baby D r a g o o n " of 1848.

Keeping upward pressure on the trigger, move it forward and insert a small drift punch to hold it in place while inserting the cross-pin. When replacing the ejector knob, be sure it is tight enough to prevent loss, but do not over-tighten it. The knob is made of alloy, and extreme pressure will strip the threads. Colt Lightning Similar/Identical Pattern Guns The same basic assembly/disassembly steps for the Colt "Lightning" also apply to the following gun. Colt "Thunderer" Most every Colt collector will know that the names "Lightning" for the 38 and "Thunderer" for the 41 caliber were not official Colt names.

Unbelievable as it may seem, there are no special tricks and no particularly difficult points in the reassembly of the Lightning. Just reverse the disassembly process slowly and carefully, and there should be no problems. Colt Model 1 8 4 9 Replica Similar/Identical Pattern Guns The same basic assembly/disassembly steps for the Colt Model 1849 replica also apply to the following guns. Colt Baby Dragoon Colt Sheriff's Model Colt Model 1851 Army Colt Wells Fargo Colt Model 1851 Navy Cylinder capacity: 5 shots Overall length: 11 inches 7 (with 5 /8-inch barrel) Barrel length: 5 /s inches 7 (other lengths made) Weight: 24 ounces 7 (with 5 /8-inch barrel) The original 1849 Pocket Revolver was made from 1850 to 1873 and differed in several small details from the previous model, the "Baby D r a g o o n " of 1848.

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