The book deals with both a reconstruction of Tuscan family booksa evolution and persistency, and several aspects of social history: reading and private libraries, domestic devotion, the memory of historical events. Starting with the Renaissance, the investigation broadens to the 17th-18th centuries and other forms of memory: private diaries and autobiographies. A final section is dedicated to the issue of memory in the egodocuments of early modern Europe.Tuscan Family Books and Other European Egodocuments (14th-18th Century) Giovanni Ciappelli. Chapter ... Since it is difficult to do it in a short essay, Iwill necessarily have to be schematic. First let ... Let us take for example family structures.
|Title||:||Memory, Family, and Self|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2014-04-11|