What is a manuscript? Mention any two limitations of it, during the nineteenth century.
Answer to be written in exam :
MANUSCRIPTS were traditionally, any document written by hand . They were mostly written on palm leaves or Bark of trees
Limitations of manuscript :
- Manuscripts were fragile
- Writing manuscripts was a laborious and time consuming business
- Could not be carried around or read easily
- Its circulation remained limited as it was difficult to handle.
( any 2 limitations, 1+2)