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A Brief History of Book Burning in the Renaissance

The smoke that obscures the past, present and future

Photo by Brendan Stephens on Unsplash

Studying History is like reading a book where most of the words are missing. Even the most influential authors in history fall victim to this loss. For example, it’s estimated that only around 1/3 of Aristotle’s works survive. Papyri, books, manuscripts, texts, letters, chronicles, etc, have…

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A Renaissance Writer

A Renaissance Writer

I love all things Italian Renaissance, cooking and writing. I can often be found reading, drinking espresso and working on too many things at once