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The new art of memory

Gregor von Feinaigle

The new art of memory

founded upon the principles taught by M. Gregor von Feinaigle : to which are added some account of the principal systems of artificial memory, from the earliest period to the present time

by Gregor von Feinaigle

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Published by Printed for Sherwood, Neely and Jones in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsMillard, John, McManus-Young Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF383 .F15
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 408 p., v folded leaves of plates :
Number of Pages408
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24584380M
LC Control Number10019836

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Based on a technique of impressing 'places' and 'images' on The new art of memory book mind, the ancient Greeks created an elaborate memory system which in turn was inherited by the Romans and passed into the European tradition, to be revived, in occult form, during Reviews: of Memory i II.

The Art of Memory in Greece: Memory and the Soul 27 III. The Art of Memory in the Middle Ages 50 IV. Mediaeval Memory and the Formation of Imagery 82 V. The Memory Treatises VI. Renaissance Memory: The Memory Theatre of Giulio Camillo VII.

Camillo's Theatre and the Venetian Renais­ sance VIII. Lullism as an Art of. The Art of Memory is a non-fiction book by British historian Frances A.

book follows the history of mnemonic systems from the classical period of Simonides of Ceos in Ancient Greece to the Renaissance era of Giordano Bruno, ending with Gottfried Leibniz and the early emergence of the scientific method in the 17th century. According to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

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Yates traces the art of memory from its treatment by Greek orators, through its Gothic transformations in the Middle Ages, to the occult forms it took in the Renaissance, a. A Little Book about a Vast Memory THE MIND OF A MNEMONIST A.

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Ancient humans, lacking devices to store large amounts of information, invented and developed a system of mnemonics which evolved and passed to modern times.

The mnemonics, collectively known as the Ancient Art of Memory, were discovered in bc by a Greek poet, Simonides, and were adequately described by Cicero, Quintilian, and Pliny.

These arts fell into neglect after Alaric sacked Rome in. The art of memory was most importantly associated in the Middle Ages with composition, and those who practiced the craft used it to make new prayers, sermons, pictures, and music. The mixing of visual and verbal media was commonplace throughout medieval cultures: pictures contained visual puns, words were often verbal paintings, and both were.

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