It is pleasant to linger under these arches and deliver oneself to the pleasures of epigraphy.
The literature which deals with the science of epigraphy is very large.
As authorities on ancient Indian epigraphy no others rank higher.
It can be said to have created the science of epigraphy, that resurrection of history from stones.
One characteristic of Christian epigraphy shows what a comparatively safe place the catacombs were.
Christian epigraphy, however, was not altogether neglected during the Middle Ages.
The variety which is so conspicuous in the architectural construction of the pyramids is also to be found in their epigraphy.
They have been interpreted as standing for in pace or et have; but the last rarely, if ever, occurs in Christian epigraphy.
The science of palaeography deals with the former, while epigraphy is concerned with the latter.
Having weakened his eyesight by the study of documents of the middle ages, he turned his attention to epigraphy and numismatics.