The Resource The secret wound : love-melancholy and early modern romance, Marion A. Wells

The secret wound : love-melancholy and early modern romance, Marion A. Wells

Label
The secret wound : love-melancholy and early modern romance
Title
The secret wound
Title remainder
love-melancholy and early modern romance
Statement of responsibility
Marion A. Wells
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a reading of early modern romance in the light of historically contemporary accounts of mind, and specifically the medical tradition of love-melancholy. This book establishes a detailed historical basis for investigating the psychological structure of romance. It investigates the central critical problem of early modern subjectivity
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
809/.933543
Index
index present
LC call number
PN682.L68
LC item number
W45 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Figurae
Label
The secret wound : love-melancholy and early modern romance, Marion A. Wells
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-351) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Love-melancholy and early modern romance -- From Amor hereos to love-melancholy: a medico-literary history -- "Vulnus caecum": the secret wound of love-melancholy -- "Solvite me": epic, romance, and the poetics of melancholy in Orlando Furioso --"Il primo error": love-melancholy in Gerusalemme Liberata -- Rewriting romance: Arthur's "secret wound" and the "lamentable lay" of elegy -- "The love-sicke hart": female love-melancholy and the romance quest -- Conclusion: La Belle Dame Sans Merci: romance and the dream of "language strange."
Control code
ocn290565461
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804767446
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36022032
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)290565461
  • acaebk0804767440
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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