Verba volant scripta manent-‘spoken words fly away, written words remain’

No other phrase is truer that this ancient proverb in Latin, which is suitable to describe the huge amount of written records preserved in the Archivio di Stato of Venice. Although Venice is beautiful and her politic and artistic history is visible and touchable stone-by-stone wandering in her hundreds of white bridges, the Archivio di… Read More Verba volant scripta manent-‘spoken words fly away, written words remain’