Centuries of Childhood: A Social History of Family Life
Knopf, 1962 - 447 oldal
Theme is the emergence of the modern conception of family life and the modern image of the nature of children. Until the end of the Middle Ages the child was, almost as soon as he was weaned, regarded as a small adult, who mingled, competed, worked, and played with mature adults.
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In Heroard's diary, which allows us to follow Louis XIII's childhood day by day, we
read in the entry for June 28th, 1602 (Louis XILT was nine months old at the time)
: 'Leading- strings have been attached to his robe to teach him to walk.'8 The ...
Although the child concerned was a Dauphin of France, the future Louis XIII, his
case remains typical for all that, for at Henri IV's court the royal children,
legitimate or illegitimate, were treated in the same way as all aristocratic children,
Louis XIII when he was very young sang popular or satirical songs which bore no
resemblance to the children's songs of the past two centuries ; he also knew the
names of the strings of the lute. Children took part in all the concerts of chamber ...
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I can't remember when I first picked up this book, but it's one that made a deep impression on me because back in my teens I had little appreciation for how deeply alien the past can be. This book is ... Teljes értékelés elolvasása
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