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FREN 303: Women, Royalty and Power in the Literature of the Ancien Regime: Sources

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Searching full-text primary documents from the 18th century can be a problem, either because of mistakes transforming the text to something machine-readable, or because 18th century spelling was not yet standarized.

To combat this, try combining several spellings of search words, such as:

smallpox  OR  smalpox  OR  small-pox

Also try truncation to get variations in spelling that have the same root:

adverti* to get advertize or advertise

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