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1. The Mild Boredom of Order : A Study in the History of the Manuscript Collection of Queen Christina of SwedenDetta är en avhandling från Department of Cultural Sciences, Lund University
Sammanfattning : This study examines how the Latin manuscript collection of Queen Christina of Sweden was formed, what function it served for the queen and for others, and how various attempts to impose order on it reflect different epistemological traditions. A recurring theme of the study is the creation of order and the title, The Mild Boredom of Order, a quotation taken from an essay on book collecting by Walter Benjamin, refers to this pervasive theme. LÄS MER