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The Resource Medical analogy in Latin satire, Sari Kivisto, (electronic book)

Medical analogy in Latin satire, Sari Kivisto, (electronic book)

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Medical analogy in Latin satire
Title
Medical analogy in Latin satire
Statement of responsibility
Sari Kivisto
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offering fresh readings of numerous Neo-Latin texts, Medical Analogy in Latin Satire provides an introduction to medical issues in the tradition of Latin satire. The book explores what functions physical diseases and peculiarities had in early modern satires and how satire was considered as a form of healing instruction
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Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
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Kivisto, Sari
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Satire, Latin
  • Diseases in literature
  • Medicine in literature
  • Literature and medicine
  • Satire
Label
Medical analogy in Latin satire, Sari Kivisto, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Medicine for the Sick Soul -- Medical Meta-language: Renaissance Commentaries and Poetics on the Healing Nature of Satire -- Painfully Happy: Satirical Disease -- Eulogies and the Good Life -- Wonderfully Unaware: Sensory Disabilities, Contemplation and Consolation -- Outlook and Virtue: Morally Symptomatic -- Physical Peculiarities -- Satire as Therapy -- Appendix: The Anthologies Used in This Study -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
240 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230244870
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unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
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Requires Adobe Reader
Label
Medical analogy in Latin satire, Sari Kivisto, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Medicine for the Sick Soul -- Medical Meta-language: Renaissance Commentaries and Poetics on the Healing Nature of Satire -- Painfully Happy: Satirical Disease -- Eulogies and the Good Life -- Wonderfully Unaware: Sensory Disabilities, Contemplation and Consolation -- Outlook and Virtue: Morally Symptomatic -- Physical Peculiarities -- Satire as Therapy -- Appendix: The Anthologies Used in This Study -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
240 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230244870
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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