The Anatomy of Melancholy
  • Author : Robert Burton
  • Release Date : 01 January 1965
  • Publisher : Prabhat Prakashan
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 973
  • ISBN 13 :

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Publisher : New York Review of Books
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Publisher : Courier Corporation
Genre : Literary Collections
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Publisher : Anchor
Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Art
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Author : Jennifer Radden
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Uncategorized
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Jennifer Radden here provides a re-interpretation of the classic text by 17th century scholar Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy. Her new reading of Burton's essential text brings several key facets of his thought to light: the role of imagination in inciting and averting melancholy as disorder; the part played ...

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Author : Robert Burton
Publisher : Franklin Classics
Genre : Uncategorized
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and ...

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Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Best books
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Robert Burton and the Transformative Powers of Melancholy

Author : Stephanie Shirilan
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Few English books are as widely known, underread, and underappreciated as Robert Burton’s The Anatomy of Melancholy. Stephanie Shirilan laments that modern scholars often treat the Anatomy as an unmediated repository of early modern views on melancholy, overlooking the fact that Burton is writing a cento - an ancient ...