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The gallery of memory [electronic resource] : literary and iconographic models in the age of the printing press / Lina Bolzoni ; translated by Jeremy Parzen.

By: Bolzoni, Lina.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Toronto Italian studies: Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, c2001Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 332 p., viii p. of plates) : ill. (some col.).ISBN: 9781442681330 (electronic bk.); 1442681330 (electronic bk.).Uniform titles: Stanza della memoria. English Subject(s): Manuzio, Paolo, 1512-1574 | Printing -- Italy -- Venice -- History -- 16th century | Accademia Veneziana | Venice (Italy) -- Intellectual life -- 16th century | Italian literature -- Italy -- Venice -- History and criticism | Italian literature -- 16th century -- History and criticism | Early printed books -- Italy -- Venice -- 16th century -- Bibliography | Venice (Italy) -- Imprints | Accademia Veneziana | Imprimerie -- Italie -- Histoire -- 16e si�ecle | Litt�erature italienne -- 16e si�ecle -- Histoire et critique | Illustration des livres -- 16e si�ecle -- Italie | M�emoire -- Histoire -- 16e si�ecle | Boekdrukkunst | Literatuur | Illustraties | Geheugentraining | Bild | Ged�achtnis | Geschichte | Italienisch | Literatur | Semiotik | Boekdrukkunst | Geheugentraining | Illustraties | Literatuur | Bild | Erinnerung | Literatur | Semiotik | Italienisch | CRAFTS & HOBBIES / Book Printing & Binding | DESIGN / Book | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Technical & Manufacturing Industries & TradesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gallery of memory.DDC classification: 686.2/0945/09031 Other classification: 02.01 | AN 19939 | IS 1090 | IT 1500 | IU 1000 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Making Knowledge Visible: The Accademia Veneziana -- Federico Badoer and the Founding of the Accademia Veneziana -- The Editorial Program: The New Vernacular Literature and 'Ancient Knowledge' -- The Structure of the Visual Encyclopedia -- The Places of Knowledge: The Library and the Palazzo -- The Academy's Political Aspirations -- The Collapse of the Academy -- Trees of Knowledge and Rhetorical Machines -- The Easy Road to Knowledge or the Joy of Method -- The Tables of Sacred and Profane Rhetoric -- The Map of Possible Texts -- Orazio Toscanella: The Intellectual as Teacher and Publisher -- Against Pedants and in Support of the Vernacular and Useful, Helpful Books -- The Labyrinth of Words and the Order of the Library -- Rhetoric Machines -- The Art of Memory: Access to Rhetoric Machines -- Machines Used to Construct Sermons -- Memory Games -- The Game of Imitation -- The Metamorphosis of Writing: Calligraphy, Ciphers, and the Rebus -- Ciphered Codes and Images of Memory: The Model of the Machine and the Fascination with Secrets -- Games That Generate Texts -- Texts That Produce Games -- Body and Soul: The Nature of Images -- The Map of the Soul and Medicine for Memory -- The Power of Imagination and the Toil of Forgetting -- The Phantasmata of Eros and Images of Memory -- The Window Opening onto the Heart -- The Theatre of Passions between Memory, Rhetoric, and Physiognomy -- The Body and the Text -- How to Translate Words into Images: Memory and Invention -- The Memory of Images and Iconological Repertories.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [260]-318) and index.

Making Knowledge Visible: The Accademia Veneziana -- Federico Badoer and the Founding of the Accademia Veneziana -- The Editorial Program: The New Vernacular Literature and 'Ancient Knowledge' -- The Structure of the Visual Encyclopedia -- The Places of Knowledge: The Library and the Palazzo -- The Academy's Political Aspirations -- The Collapse of the Academy -- Trees of Knowledge and Rhetorical Machines -- The Easy Road to Knowledge or the Joy of Method -- The Tables of Sacred and Profane Rhetoric -- The Map of Possible Texts -- Orazio Toscanella: The Intellectual as Teacher and Publisher -- Against Pedants and in Support of the Vernacular and Useful, Helpful Books -- The Labyrinth of Words and the Order of the Library -- Rhetoric Machines -- The Art of Memory: Access to Rhetoric Machines -- Machines Used to Construct Sermons -- Memory Games -- The Game of Imitation -- The Metamorphosis of Writing: Calligraphy, Ciphers, and the Rebus -- Ciphered Codes and Images of Memory: The Model of the Machine and the Fascination with Secrets -- Games That Generate Texts -- Texts That Produce Games -- Body and Soul: The Nature of Images -- The Map of the Soul and Medicine for Memory -- The Power of Imagination and the Toil of Forgetting -- The Phantasmata of Eros and Images of Memory -- The Window Opening onto the Heart -- The Theatre of Passions between Memory, Rhetoric, and Physiognomy -- The Body and the Text -- How to Translate Words into Images: Memory and Invention -- The Memory of Images and Iconological Repertories.

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