Literature and Medicine in Nineteenth-Century Britain POD/NR

Literature and Medicine in Nineteenth-Century Britain

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About the Book
Janis Caldwell investigates the links between the growing scientific materialism of the nineteenth century and the persistence of the Romantic literary imagination. Through closely analyzing literary texts from Frankenstein to Middlemarch, and examining fiction alongside biomedical lectures, textbooks and articles, Caldwell argues that the way Romantic materialism influenced these disciplines compels us to revise conventional accounts of the relationship between literature and medicine.
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780521066679
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publisher Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Depth: 20
Height: 229 mm
No of Pages: 220
Series Title: Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Cultu
Sub Title: From Mary Shelley to George Eliot
Width: 152 mm
ISBN-10: 0521066670
Publisher Date: 19 Jun 2008
Binding: Paperback
Edition: 1
Language: English
Returnable: N
Spine Width: 13 mm
Weight: 326 gr
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