You have surely given him a great enough dose of diplomatics and canon law by this time.
diplomatics, originally the science of deciphering ancient MSS.
The flowers and insects will give me that relaxation, with God's will, after my long researches in philology and diplomatics.
These however are conjectures which I submit with deference to the determination of those versed in diplomatics.
We may mention, in passing, that the papyrus roll gave us a word still in use in diplomatics, the word protocol.
It is necessary therefore that we should make a short digression into the region of diplomatics.
Mabillon in his De re diplomatica creates the science of documents or diplomatics.
Only the surprise of it, his own dumb unreadiness, his unwonted lack of ingenuity and diplomatics had almost lost her to him.