Daily Life and Material Culture in Early Modern Europe: A Digital Critical Edition and English Translation of BnF Ms. Fr. 640

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Abstract

This essay explores what we can learn about daily life in early modern France through a close reading of BnF Ms. Fr. 640. Reading across instructions, observations, and marginal illustrations, it reveals everyday practices, local proverbs, beliefs, and material culture, contributing to our understanding of the cultural, physical, conceptual, and material environment of early modern Europe.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSecrets of Craft and Nature in Renaissance France
Subtitle of host publicationA Digital Critical Edition and English Translation of BnF Ms. Fr. 640
EditorsPamela Smith, Naomi Rosenkranz, Tianna Uchacz, Tillmann Taape, Clément Goodbarge, Sophie Pitman, Jenny Boulboullé, Joel Klein, Donna Bilak, Marc Smith, Terry Catapano
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherColumbia University
Editiononline
Publication statusPublished - 2020
MoE publication typeD2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material

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