The copyist moves into the office, won't be dismissed, won't accept a gift of money to go away.
Almost immediately the copyist refuses to perform basic elements of his job: proof-reading for example.
The work of the copyist commands their whole attention; they take no interest in the original picture.
In earlier times it was the copyist who made the mistakes and bore the blame.
A printer is a transcriber or copyist, with the only difference that he uses type instead of a pen.
I have looked over what you have done, and can warmly recommend you as a copyist.
His German copyist has not been equally successful in operating that union.
Finally, you remember that I undertook to find that copyist?
The formula of attestation is very curious and may have been distorted either by the original scribe or the copyist.
I will not be a copyist; I will be a genius—will be cleverer than you all put together.