Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history.
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Foreword / by Natalie Zemon Davis Traces by the thousands On the front door Paths and presences She has just arrived Gathering and handling the documents Captured speech The inventory room is sepulchral Writing Notes Notes on the translation.
Originally published as Le Goût de l'archive. Editions du Seuil, 1989. Collection La Librairie du XXIe siècle sous la direction de Maurice Olender.
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Includes bibliographical references.