In 1827 a combined expedition led by Champollion and Rosellini was despatched by the governments of France and Tuscany, and accomplished a great deal of valuable work in copying scenes and inscriptions.
Sonya sat in the drawing room at the round table, copying a design for embroidery.
They laboured carefully in copying books, being instant continually in sacred study and devout meditation.
He notes the convenience of the method for solar observations and its previous use by some of the observers already mentioned, as well as its advantages for easily and accurately copying on an enlarged or reduced scale, especially for chorographical or topographical documents.
In the first place we shall discard all manuscripts which are derived by copying from other extant manuscripts.