Transkribus Model: Carlos V/ Charles V

  • Annemieke Romein (Creator)
  • Geoffrey Parker (Creator)
  • Rachel Ball (Creator)
  • The Hispanic Society of America (Creator)



This HTR-model is based on the personal handwriting of Charles V of Spain. It is based upon political-institutional texts/ a letter of instructions to his son.
It is based upon the book: Rachael Ball and Geoffrey Parker (eds.), Cómo ser rey. Instrucciones del emperador Carlos V a su hijo Felipe. Mayo de 1543. Spanish-English bilingual edition; jointly published with the CSA and The Hispanic Society of America; 2014; ISBN 978-84-15245-45-2

Examples of the handwriting can be found at:

Please cite this HTR+-model as: Rachael Ball, Geoffrey Parker, the Hispanic Society of America, C.A Romein, Transkribus Public HTR+ Model: Carlos V/ Charles V Cómo ser rey_1543
Date made available01 Sep 2021
Date of data production08 Jun 2021
Geographical coverageSpain

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