The clerks and copyists
all rose, greeting him with good-humored deference.
Writers contemporary with the copyists
naturally avail themselves of
Johnson, planning a far more thorough work, contracted to do it for L1575--scanty pay for himself and his copyists
, the more so that the task occupied more than twice as much time as he had expected, over seven years.
A few dull courts and narrow ways brought us to the sky-lighted offices of Spenlow and Jorkins; in the vestibule of which temple, accessible to pilgrims without the ceremony of knocking, three or four clerks were at work as copyists
But that didn't prove that he hadn't material in him for the disposition, it only proved that he wasn't a typewriter copyist
As the little copyist proceeded with her work, she sent every now and then a responsive glance toward her admirer.
He said nothing for a time, but stood looking at the picture, while the copyist began actively to dabble with her paint.
Having no resources within himself, he was com- pelled to be the copyist
of many, and being such, he was forever the victim of inconsistency; and of con- sequence he was an object of contempt, and was held as such even by his slaves.
The work of the copyist
commands their whole attention; they take no interest in the original picture.
There is a subtle something about the majestic pathos of the original which the copyist
But looking backward we can see that the poet is the development of the minstrel, the prose writer the development of the monkish chronicler and copyist
This edition was the outcome of an agreement with the Leipzig Bach archives to re-issue certain volumes of Bach's works based upon the NBA (Neue Bach Asgabe) or the NBA/revised The fact that there are no autographed manuscripts or authorized copies, and that there are only 18th- and 19th-century copyists
manuscripts, often questionable, made the comparison of sources quite tedious in producing this edition.