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scribe
used in Henry VIII

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Definition
in the days before printing presses and related technology:  someone employed to write copies of documents or write what someone said
  • The Bishops place themselves on each side the court, in manner of consistory; below them, the Scribes.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A hall in Black-Friars (8% in)
  • Enter two Vergers, with short silver wands; next them, two Scribes, in the habit of doctors; after them, the Archbishop of Canterbury alone; after him, the Bishops of Lincoln, Ely, Rochester, and Saint Asaph; next them, with some small distance, follows a Gentleman bearing the purse, with the great seal, and a cardinal's hat; then two Priests, bearing each silver cross; then a Gentleman Usher bareheaded, accompanied with a Sergeant-at-arms bearing a silver mace; then two Gentlemen...
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A hall in Black-Friars (1% in)
  • SCRIBE.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A hall in Black-Friars (11% in)
  • SCRIBE.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A hall in Black-Friars (12% in)

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