From Francesco Ulivelli, Bolzano: anticamera della morte (Bolzano: Antichamber
of Death) (Milan: Edizioni Stellissima, 1946), p.
In a chapter entitled "The Antichamber
of Science," Arama explores relationships between scientific and utopian thinking in Aristotle, Bacon, Bruno, and others together with the parallel universe of artificial man (the robot) and machines.
Sestini gave his Accademia in an antichamber
of the Palazzo--, I forget its name, but it was much like all the other Palaces we are accustomed to see here; exhibiting the same strange contrast of ancient taste and magnificence, with present meanness and poverty [.