Woodcut illustration of one of Giordano Bruno’s less complex mnemonic (memory) devices. He planted this drawing – which acts as a portal – in his mind to recall massive amounts of information from memory.
This is now on my personal Christmas wish list for the cover alone! A perfect fit for my new office and it's Birds & Nature theme! Callwell, Little Curiosity: The Story of a German Christmas, London: Blackie & Son,