Who were scribes and what were scrolls????Explain well &properly.....

Before the invention of automatic printing, a scribe is a person who made copies of manuscripts .
With the advent of printing press, the profession of the scribe lost its status and prominence. The profession of scribe was previously widespread across cultures.
In Harappan civilization there were scribes. Scribes were people who knew how to write, who helped prepare the seals, and perhaps wrote on other materials that have not survived.
Historians had to rely completely on the copies of the manuscripts made by the scribes. In ancient days, the scribes had to copy manuscripts by hand as there was no printing press during those days.Scrolls were the first form of editable record keeping texts, used in Eastern Mediterranean ancient Egyptian civilizations. Parchment scrolls were used by several early civilizations before the codex.

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