the invention of the printing press,
every book was a manuscript — that is, a text written by hand. Some of these manuscripts were illuminated: decorated with intricate illustrations, gold-foiled borders, and historiated capitals. A single illuminated manuscript could take several scribes and artists years or even decades to complete.
Today, when a book can be distributed worldwide in moments, we reserve the word manuscript for the author's copy, not the scribe's. Yet even in the age of digital publishing, a book deserves care after it leaves its creator's hands. At
, your manuscript will be edited with old-fashioned meticulousness, ensuring that it becomes as clear, error-free, and beautiful a book as possible.
. Make your manuscript shine.