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Enigmistica: Leonardo Da Vinci was a really expert?

By |18 November 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

Really Vitruvian Man Leonardo Da Vinci was a puzzle expert? Exactly: among the many passions of the greatest genius of the Renaissance there were also puzzles. [...]

Welcome Cellini, Syphilis and a Poisoning Finished…Good

By |17 November 2019|Events Characters Politics, Modern history|

A portrait of Benvenuto Cellini strange and curious One thread ties together Benvenuto Cellini, syphilis and a botched attempt to poison damage to artist. Fate [...]

Louis IX, King of France: Discovery of the True Cause of His Death

By |14 September 2019|Events Characters Politics, Middle Ages, News|

Portrait of Louis IX Louis IX What really died, became King of France, after the canonization, San Luigi? He, as known, He died under the walls [...]

“Cesso”: because the Cabinet is also called So?

By |3 September 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Anecdotes and curiosities, Anecdotes and curiosities, Great Civilizations, Middle Ages, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

Former cabinet "Cesso" It is a word that we all know and use not only to define commonly swim, but also as a synonym for something (or someone) that we find [...]

savoiardi biscuits: When were these Invented Biscuits?

By |10 August 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Middle Ages, Company Costumes Daily Life|

Biscuits Savoiardi Would you have said the Savoyards, the famous biscuits also used for the preparation of many homemade desserts, date back to the Middle Ages? To be precise the end [...]