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Finnish National Gallery - Art Collections - "Möttöseen näin ratsasti ... väki kulki kuinka tahtoi". Kuvitusta Otto von Fieandt -runoon

Finnish National Gallery - Art Collections - "Möttöseen näin ratsasti ... väki kulki kuinka tahtoi". Kuvitusta Otto von Fieandt -runoon

FRENCH Freebie - Papier d'écriture avec phrases "Je peux"

FRENCH Freebie - Papier d'écriture avec phrases "Je peux"

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John Johnson Collection's Ephemera Resources blog: Sarah Sophia Banks: Collecting ephemera in late Georgian England. Guest post by Arlene Le...

John Johnson Collection's Ephemera Resources blog: Sarah Sophia Banks: Collecting ephemera in late Georgian England. Guest post by Arlene Le...

How about we take a break from Christmas today?  Tonight and Sunday, let's do THE LETTER ... both art and photography.

How about we take a break from Christmas today? Tonight and Sunday, let's do THE LETTER ... both art and photography.

The Regency Redingote -- Regency Bicentennial:   The British Museum Discovers Britain

Regency Bicentennial: The British Museum Discovers Britain

The Regency Redingote -- Regency Bicentennial: The British Museum Discovers Britain

75 Exceptional Moleskine Notebook Artworks photo

75 Exceptional Moleskine Notebook Artworks

75 Exceptional Moleskine Notebook Artworks photo

'Quill pen and ink bottle on old letter' quoted by previous pinner • I apologise for those unintentionally confronting words in the letters I have written to a flame, it's called the poison pen, you know who you are babe •  • I apologise for... • riawati

'Quill pen and ink bottle on old letter' quoted by previous pinner • I apologise for those unintentionally confronting words in the letters I have written to a flame, it's called the poison pen, you know who you are babe • • I apologise for... • riawati

In 18th-century Europe, the practice was considered a menace to life & property, but mostly to morals. Reading in bed was controversial partly because it was unprecedented: In the past, reading had been a communal & oral practice. Silent reading was so rare that in the Confessions, Augustine remarks with astonishment when he sees St. Ambrose glean meaning from a text simply by moving his eyes across the page, even while “his voice was silent & his tongue was still.”

The Dangers of Reading in Bed

In 18th-century Europe, the practice was considered a menace to life & property, but mostly to morals. Reading in bed was controversial partly because it was unprecedented: In the past, reading had been a communal & oral practice. Silent reading was so rare that in the Confessions, Augustine remarks with astonishment when he sees St. Ambrose glean meaning from a text simply by moving his eyes across the page, even while “his voice was silent & his tongue was still.”

Bluebooks and Gothic Chapbooks [Part II]: Midnight Horrors

Bluebooks and Gothic Chapbooks [Part II]: Midnight Horrors

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