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The Resource The secret wound : love-melancholy and early modern romance, Marion A. Wells

The secret wound : love-melancholy and early modern romance, Marion A. Wells

Label
The secret wound : love-melancholy and early modern romance
Title
The secret wound
Title remainder
love-melancholy and early modern romance
Statement of responsibility
Marion A. Wells
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a reading of early modern romance in the light of historically contemporary accounts of mind, and specifically the medical tradition of love-melancholy. This book establishes a detailed historical basis for investigating the psychological structure of romance. It investigates the central critical problem of early modern subjectivity
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wells, Marion A
Dewey number
809/.933543
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN682.L68
LC item number
W45 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Figurae
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Love in literature
  • Lovesickness in literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • European literature
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • European literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Love in literature
  • Lovesickness in literature
  • Bellettrie
  • Liefdesverdriet
  • Melancholie
  • Medische aspecten
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / General
Label
The secret wound : love-melancholy and early modern romance, Marion A. Wells
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-351) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Love-melancholy and early modern romance -- From Amor hereos to love-melancholy: a medico-literary history -- "Vulnus caecum": the secret wound of love-melancholy -- "Solvite me": epic, romance, and the poetics of melancholy in Orlando Furioso --"Il primo error": love-melancholy in Gerusalemme Liberata -- Rewriting romance: Arthur's "secret wound" and the "lamentable lay" of elegy -- "The love-sicke hart": female love-melancholy and the romance quest -- Conclusion: La Belle Dame Sans Merci: romance and the dream of "language strange."
Control code
290565461
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804767446
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvr0rbr1
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290565461
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The secret wound : love-melancholy and early modern romance, Marion A. Wells
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-351) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Love-melancholy and early modern romance -- From Amor hereos to love-melancholy: a medico-literary history -- "Vulnus caecum": the secret wound of love-melancholy -- "Solvite me": epic, romance, and the poetics of melancholy in Orlando Furioso --"Il primo error": love-melancholy in Gerusalemme Liberata -- Rewriting romance: Arthur's "secret wound" and the "lamentable lay" of elegy -- "The love-sicke hart": female love-melancholy and the romance quest -- Conclusion: La Belle Dame Sans Merci: romance and the dream of "language strange."
Control code
290565461
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 368 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804767446
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvr0rbr1
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290565461
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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