Renaissance beasts : of animals, humans, and other wonderful creatures (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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Renaissance beasts : of animals, humans, and other wonderful creatures

Author: Erica Fudge
Publisher: Urbana, Ill. : University of Illinois Press ; Bristol : University Presses Marketing, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An anthology that addresses and reassesses how animals were used and regarded in Renaissance culture, the contributors to this unusual collection challenge contemporary as well as historical views of the boundaries and hierarchies humans presume the natural world to contain.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erica Fudge
ISBN: 0252028805 9780252028809
OCLC Number: 78982312
Awards: Winner of
A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title, 2005.
2005
Description: 280 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: edited by Erica Fudge.

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Addresses and reassesses the variety of ways in which animals were used and thought about in Renaissance culture, challenging contemporary as well as historic views of the boundaries and hierarchies  Read more...

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