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Fictive ills : literary perspectives on wounds and diseases

Author: Peter W Graham; Elizabeth Sewell
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1990.
Series: Literature and medicine, v. 9.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter W Graham; Elizabeth Sewell
OCLC Number: 22516958
Description: ix, 195 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Illness and exile : Sophocles' Philoctetes / Drew Leder --
Philoctetes' wound / Sidney F. Parham --
John Donne as a patient : Devotions upon emergent occasions / William B. Ober --
Distance on the look of death / Murray D. Arndt --
The apprenticeship of George Eliot : characterization as case study in "Janet's repentance" / J.W. Bennett --
Disease and cure in "Janet's repentance" / J. Clinton McCann, Jr. --
Disease as device : the role of smallpox in Bleak House / Michael S. Gurney --
Bleak House : the social pathology of urban life / F.S. Schwarzbach --
The great empty cup of attention : the doctor and the illness in The wings of the dove / Rita Charon. (Cont) Fierce privacy in The wings of the dove / Joan Lescinski --
The wisdom of pain in Chekhov's "Ward number six" / Sally Wolff --
The wisdom of pain / John Stone --
The whole story / Julia E. Connelly --
Death labors / Joanne Trautmann Banks --
His and hers : mental breakdown as depicted by Evelyn Waugh and Charlotte Perkins Gilman / Stephen L. Post --
Madness and medicine / Pamela White Hadas.
Series Title: Literature and medicine, v. 9.
Other Titles: Literary perspectives on wounds and diseases
Responsibility: Peter W. Graham, Elizabeth Sewell, volume editors.

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