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The Resource The five senses in medieval and early modern England, edited by Annette Kern-Stähler, Beatrix Busse, Wietse de Boer

The five senses in medieval and early modern England, edited by Annette Kern-Stähler, Beatrix Busse, Wietse de Boer

Label
The five senses in medieval and early modern England
Title
The five senses in medieval and early modern England
Statement of responsibility
edited by Annette Kern-Stähler, Beatrix Busse, Wietse de Boer
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These essays offer a fresh perspective on the interrelationships between sense perception and secular and Christian cultures in England from the Middle Ages into the Early Modern period
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
820.9/3561
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR275.S46
LC item number
F58 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kern-Stähler, Annette
  • Busse, Beatrix
  • Boer, Wietse de
Series statement
Intersections : interdisciplinary studies in early modern culture
Series volume
volume 44- 2016
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Senses and sensation in literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Senses and sensation in literature
Label
The five senses in medieval and early modern England, edited by Annette Kern-Stähler, Beatrix Busse, Wietse de Boer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Notes on the Editors -- Notes on the Contributors -- List of Illustrations -- Introduction -- Part 1 Sensing and Understanding -- Chapter 1 Sight and Understanding: Visual Imagery asMetaphor in the Old English Boethius and Soliloquies -- Chapter 2 Coming to Past Senses: Vision, Touch and Their Metaphors in Anglo-Saxon Language and Culture -- Part 2 Vision and Its Distortion -- Chapter 3 Bleary Eyes: Middle English Constructions of Visual Disabilities -- Chapter 4 Exterior Inspection and Regular Reason: Robert Hooke's and Margaret Cavendish's Epistemologies of the Senses -- Chapter 5 Hierarchies of Vision in John Milton's Paradise Lost -- Part 3 The Perilous Senses -- Chapter 6 Strange Perceptions: Sensory Experience in the Old English "Marvels of the East" -- Chapter 7 The Perils of the Flesh: John Wyclif's Preaching on the Five Bodily Senses -- Chapter 8 The Senses and Human Nature in a Political Reading of Paradise Lost -- Part 4 The Multisensual -- Chapter 9 The Multisensoriality of Place and the Chaucerian Multisensual -- Chapter 10 'Eate Not, Taste Not, Touch Not'. The Five Senses in John Foxe's Actes and Monuments -- Part 5 The Theatre as Sensory Experience -- Chapter 11 Smell in the York Corpus Christi Plays -- Chapter 12 The Sensory Body in Shakespeare's Theatres -- Afterword: From Gateways to Channels. Reaching towards an Understanding of the Transformative Plasticity of the Senses in the Medieval and Early Modern Periods -- Index Nominum
Control code
946968498
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004315495
Lccn
2016023615
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789004315495
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)946968498
Label
The five senses in medieval and early modern England, edited by Annette Kern-Stähler, Beatrix Busse, Wietse de Boer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Notes on the Editors -- Notes on the Contributors -- List of Illustrations -- Introduction -- Part 1 Sensing and Understanding -- Chapter 1 Sight and Understanding: Visual Imagery asMetaphor in the Old English Boethius and Soliloquies -- Chapter 2 Coming to Past Senses: Vision, Touch and Their Metaphors in Anglo-Saxon Language and Culture -- Part 2 Vision and Its Distortion -- Chapter 3 Bleary Eyes: Middle English Constructions of Visual Disabilities -- Chapter 4 Exterior Inspection and Regular Reason: Robert Hooke's and Margaret Cavendish's Epistemologies of the Senses -- Chapter 5 Hierarchies of Vision in John Milton's Paradise Lost -- Part 3 The Perilous Senses -- Chapter 6 Strange Perceptions: Sensory Experience in the Old English "Marvels of the East" -- Chapter 7 The Perils of the Flesh: John Wyclif's Preaching on the Five Bodily Senses -- Chapter 8 The Senses and Human Nature in a Political Reading of Paradise Lost -- Part 4 The Multisensual -- Chapter 9 The Multisensoriality of Place and the Chaucerian Multisensual -- Chapter 10 'Eate Not, Taste Not, Touch Not'. The Five Senses in John Foxe's Actes and Monuments -- Part 5 The Theatre as Sensory Experience -- Chapter 11 Smell in the York Corpus Christi Plays -- Chapter 12 The Sensory Body in Shakespeare's Theatres -- Afterword: From Gateways to Channels. Reaching towards an Understanding of the Transformative Plasticity of the Senses in the Medieval and Early Modern Periods -- Index Nominum
Control code
946968498
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004315495
Lccn
2016023615
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789004315495
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)946968498

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