It is even said that our kinsmen, Copiers and Fitzhugh, are engaged therein.
For years they have been the schoolmasters and the doctors, and the copiers and makers of books.
All Europe was condemned to be copiers, or in despair to be plagiarists.
To be followers, that is, copiers and imitators of God, that (so says St. Paul) is the end and aim of religion.
So far as we are thus mere bundles of habit, we are stereotyped creatures, imitators and copiers of our past selves.
There were many persons employed to copy out books, but they were very dear, although the copiers had small wages.