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The Resource The realms of Apollo : literature and healing in seventeenth-century England, Raymond A. Anselment

The realms of Apollo : literature and healing in seventeenth-century England, Raymond A. Anselment

Label
The realms of Apollo : literature and healing in seventeenth-century England
Title
The realms of Apollo
Title remainder
literature and healing in seventeenth-century England
Statement of responsibility
Raymond A. Anselment
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the dangers of childbirth and the terrors of bubonic plague, venereal disease, and smallpox, the book reveals in the discourse of literary and medical texts the meanings of sickness and death in both the daily life and culture of seventeenth-century England
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anselment, Raymond A
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apollo
  • English literature
  • Literature and medicine
  • Healing
  • Human body in literature
  • Medicine in literature
  • Diseases in literature
  • Healing in literature
  • History, 17th Century
  • Literature, Modern
  • Medicine in Literature
  • History of Medicine
  • England
Label
The realms of Apollo : literature and healing in seventeenth-century England, Raymond A. Anselment
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-304) 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
The lyre and the bow -- The bitter fruits of Eve: miscarriage, stillbirth, and neonatal death -- The king of terrours: plague -- The plague of Venus: venereal disease -- A double death: smallpox
Control code
31782784
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780874135534
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94046922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1670376
Label
The realms of Apollo : literature and healing in seventeenth-century England, Raymond A. Anselment
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-304) 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
The lyre and the bow -- The bitter fruits of Eve: miscarriage, stillbirth, and neonatal death -- The king of terrours: plague -- The plague of Venus: venereal disease -- A double death: smallpox
Control code
31782784
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780874135534
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94046922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1670376

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