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Handwritten notes in books

Whether it’s inscriptions, annotations or doodles, readers have always made their marks in books as decoration, aids to memory and signs of ownership.

Joos de Bosscher (-1591)

National Library of the Netherlands

Otto Willem Hora Siccama (1805-1879)

National Library of the Netherlands

Rufenberge, Hanns von

National Library of the Netherlands

J. Watts (Verlag)

Stiftung Händel-Haus Halle

Al-Taftazani

University of Edinburgh

Al-Taftazani

University of Edinburgh