Art of Memory
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ISBN10: 0226950018 ISBN13: 9780226950013 Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr Published: Dec 1 1974 Weight: 1.15lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
Traces the European mnemotechnic tradition, the techniques, devices, systems, and art of memory, from ancient Rome and Greece to the seventeeth-century scientific philosophers, relating it to the history of culture as a whole.