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The Anatomy of Melancholy (Hardcover)

Author: Burton, Robert

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The second volume of Burtons masterful work, The Anatomy of Melancholy, this edition includes the text and textual apparatus for The Second Partition. Burton furnishes the full spectrum of cures for melancholy, outlining and analyzing the symptoms and causes of the disorder in the same format as in the first partition. In the Digression of the Ayre, he presents a remarkable synthesis of the cultural, geographical, and climatic influences on temperament, and in the final two sections presents extensive remedies from both physics and surgery. *Author: Burton, Robert/ Kiessling, Nicolas K./ Blair, Rhonda L. *Series Title: Oxford English Texts Series *Series Number: 16 *Binding Type: Hardcover *Number of Pages: 464 *Publication Date: 1990/11/08 *Language: English *Dimensions: 6.14 x 9.21 x 1.06 inches


Publisher Clarendon Pr
Mfg Part# 9780198123309
SKU 202541950
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0198123302
Release Date 7/3/2007
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