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The Resource Nature transfigured : science and literature, 1700-1900, edited by John Christie and Sally Shuttleworth

Nature transfigured : science and literature, 1700-1900, edited by John Christie and Sally Shuttleworth

Label
Nature transfigured : science and literature, 1700-1900
Title
Nature transfigured
Title remainder
science and literature, 1700-1900
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Christie and Sally Shuttleworth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
820/.9/356
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.S34
LC item number
N38 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Christie, John
  • Shuttleworth, Sally
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Literature and science
  • English literature
  • Literature and science
  • Science in literature
  • Nature in literature
Label
Nature transfigured : science and literature, 1700-1900, edited by John Christie and Sally Shuttleworth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Between literature and science / John Christie and Sally Shuttleworth -- Defoe's natural philosophy and the worlds of credit / Simon Schaffer -- Laputa revisited / John Christie -- "The whole secret of health" : mind, body and medicine in Tristram Shandy / Roy Porter -- "The lovely shapes and sounds intelligible" : Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Humphry Davy, science and poetry / Trevor H. Levere -- Hawthorne's alchemy : the language of science in The scarlet letter / David Van Leer -- Psychological definition and social power : phrenology in the novels of Charlotte Brontë / Sally Shuttleworth -- Darwin and the growth of language theory / Gillian Beer -- Science for women and children : the dialogue of popular science in the nineteenth century / Greg Meyers -- Thomas Hardy and the best consummation possible / Peter Dale
Control code
19123916
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
225 pages
Isbn
9780719025679
Lccn
89002821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Nature transfigured : science and literature, 1700-1900, edited by John Christie and Sally Shuttleworth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Between literature and science / John Christie and Sally Shuttleworth -- Defoe's natural philosophy and the worlds of credit / Simon Schaffer -- Laputa revisited / John Christie -- "The whole secret of health" : mind, body and medicine in Tristram Shandy / Roy Porter -- "The lovely shapes and sounds intelligible" : Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Humphry Davy, science and poetry / Trevor H. Levere -- Hawthorne's alchemy : the language of science in The scarlet letter / David Van Leer -- Psychological definition and social power : phrenology in the novels of Charlotte Brontë / Sally Shuttleworth -- Darwin and the growth of language theory / Gillian Beer -- Science for women and children : the dialogue of popular science in the nineteenth century / Greg Meyers -- Thomas Hardy and the best consummation possible / Peter Dale
Control code
19123916
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
225 pages
Isbn
9780719025679
Lccn
89002821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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