Dissimulation and the Culture of Secrecy in Early Modern Europe.
"Larvatus prodeo," announced René Descartes at the beginning of the seventeenth century: "I come forward, masked." Deliberately disguising or silencing their most intimate thoughts and emotions, many early modern Europeans besides Descartes-princes, courtiers, aristocrats and co...
University of California Press,
|Online Access:||Online version|
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!