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The Art Of Memory

Frances A Yates

The ancient Greeks, to whom a trained memory was of vital importance - as it was to everyone before the invention of printing - created an elaborate memory system, based on a technique of impressing 'places' and 'images' on the mind. Inherited and recorded by the Romans, this art of memory passed into the European tradition, to be revived, in occul...
Publish Date
2011-10-31T00:00:00.000Z
2011-10-31T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1966
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