Pause and Effect (the navigation of idiosyncratic marks)

The booke (gentle reader) is entituled a Manuell, which is deriued if the Latin word Manuale, and in Greeke is called Enchyridion, bicause he may be contained  that is, in the hand. It is a dimunutiue of Manus, as it were a storehouse, & which ought to be had in hand, as the handle to a sword

James Sanford, The Manuell of Epictetus 

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