Mirror Mirror: A History of the Human Love Affair With Reflection

@inproceedings{Pendergrast2003MirrorMA,
  title={Mirror Mirror: A History of the Human Love Affair With Reflection},
  author={M. Pendergrast},
  year={2003}
}
  • M. Pendergrast
  • Published 2003
  • Art
  • The fascinating tale of one of the most remarkable inventions in human history and its effects on science, myth, religion, manners, and the arts. Of all human inventions, the mirror is perhaps the one most closely connected to our own consciousness. As our first technology for contemplation of the self, the mirror is arguably as important an invention as the wheel. Mirror Mirror is the fascinating story of the mirror's invention, refinement, and use in an astonishing range of human activities… CONTINUE READING
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