The Resource The gender of death : a cultural history in art and literature, Karl S. Guthke

The gender of death : a cultural history in art and literature, Karl S. Guthke

Label
The gender of death : a cultural history in art and literature
Title
The gender of death
Title remainder
a cultural history in art and literature
Statement of responsibility
Karl S. Guthke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 700/.4548
  • 700/.4548
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NX650.D4
LC item number
G88 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The gender of death : a cultural history in art and literature, Karl S. Guthke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-289) and index
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Contents
  • 1. Imaging the Unimaginable: Death Personified: Is Death a woman? -- 2. The Middle Ages: The Unfortunate Fall: The wages of sin - Adam's sin, or Eve's? -- 3. Renaissance and Baroque: The Devil Incarnate: Death and the Maiden - and the man -- 4. The Romantic Age: "How Wonderful is Death": The youth with the downturned torch; "The last best friend"; Death in the bridal chamber -- 5. From Decadence to Postmodernity: The Stranger at the Masked Ball: Angels of death and skeletal coquettes -- Epilogue: Death immortalizing life
  • 1. Imaging the Unimaginable: Death Personified: Is Death a woman? -- 2. The Middle Ages: The Unfortunate Fall: The wages of sin - Adam's sin, or Eve's? -- 3. Renaissance and Baroque: The Devil Incarnate: Death and the Maiden - and the man -- 4. The Romantic Age: "How Wonderful is Death": The youth with the downturned torch; "The last best friend"; Death in the bridal chamber -- 5. From Decadence to Postmodernity: The Stranger at the Masked Ball: Angels of death and skeletal coquettes --Epilogue: Death immortalizing life
Control code
000013922921
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 297 p.
Isbn
9780521591959
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
98025141
Other physical details
ill.
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.b19754048
System control number
  • 13922921lh
  • (OCoLC)39195414

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