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The social history of the archive, record-keeping in early modern Europe, edited by Liesbeth Corens, Kate Peters, and Alexandra Walsham

Table Of Contents
Introduction: The social history of the archive : record-keeping in early modern Europe / Alexandra Walsham -- The rise of archival consciousness in provincial France : French feudal records and eighteenth century seigneurial society / Markus Friedrich -- Roman notarial records between market and state / Laurie Nussdorfer -- The archive of orientalism and its keepers : re-imagining the histories of Arabic manuscripts in early modern Europe / John-Paul Ghobrial -- The clerk's tale : civic writing in sixteenth-century London / Jennifer Bishop -- Record-keeping and status performance int he early modern Low Countries / Frederik Buylaert and Jelle Haemers -- Early modern bookkeeping and life-writing revisited : accounting for Richard Stonley / Jason Scott-Warren -- Archives, eyewitnesses and rumours : writing about shrines in early modern France / Virginia Reinburg -- Recording miracles in Renaissance Italy / Mary Laven -- Tales from the 'Yarmouth hutch' : civic identities and hidden histories in an urban archive / Andy Wood -- Archiving the present and chronicling for the future in early modern Europe / Judith Pollmann -- Common places and private spaces : libraries, record-keeping and orders of information in sixteenth century medicine / Hannah Murphy -- Dislocation and record-keeping : the counter archives of the Catholic diaspora / Liesbeth Corens -- Recording the Wars of Religion : the 'drolleries of the League' from ephemeral print to scrapbook history / Tom Hamilton -- 'The accounts of the kingdom' : memory, community and the English Civil War / Ann Hughes -- Archiving and narration in post-Reformation Germany and the Netherlands / Jesse Spohnholz
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
359 pages, illustrations, facsimiles, 22 cm.

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