The Resource Reading sensations in early modern England, Katharine Craik

Reading sensations in early modern England, Katharine Craik

Label
Reading sensations in early modern England
Title
Reading sensations in early modern England
Statement of responsibility
Katharine Craik
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book explores the power of literature to affect, for better or worse, readers' minds, bodies and souls. Considering texts by a broad range of early modern writers, Katharine A. Craik explores the ways in which literature not only inflamed the emotions, but also transformed the contours of the material body."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
820.9003
Index
index present
LC call number
PR428.P76
LC item number
C73 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Early modern literature in history
  • Early modern literature in history
Label
Reading sensations in early modern England, Katharine Craik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • zbnus
  • glg
Contents
1. The word and the flesh in early modern England -- 2. Beneath the skin : George Puttenham, Sir Philip Sidney and the experience of English poetry -- 3. Arming the reader : Sir Philip Sidney and the literature of choler -- 4. 'These spots are but the letters' : John Donne and the medicaments of elegy -- 5. Eating his words : Thomas Coryat and the art of indigestion -- 6. Touching stories : Richard Braithwait, Thomas Cranley and the origins of English pornography
Control code
000041076753
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 200 p.
Isbn
9781403921925
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2006051588
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.b22824467
System control number
  • ec22824467
  • (OCoLC)76184172

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