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The memory palace of Matteo Ricci
AuthorSpence, Jonathan D.
Pub. LocationNew YorkPublisherViking Penguin
Date1984Phys. Desc.xii, 350 p., [1] leaf of plates : 10 ill. ; 24 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberBV3427.R46 S66 1984
The memory palace of Matteo Ricci / Jonathan D. Spence.
"Elisabeth Sifton books."
Bibliography: p. 319-337. Includes index.
Contents: Matteo Ricci: a chronology -- Building the palace -- The first image: the warriors -- The first picture: the apostle in the waves -- The second image: the huihui -- The second picture: the road to Emmaus -- The third image: profit and harvest -- The third picture: the men of Sodom -- The fourth image: the fourth picture -- Inside the palace.
Inscribed by the author.
Subject(s)Ricci, Matteo 利瑪竇, 1552-1610
Jesuits--Missions--China
Missionaries--China--Biography
Missionaries--Italy--Biography
China--History--Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #5114
ISBN0670468304OCLC10915089