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The Wordsworth-Coleridge circle and the aesthetics of disability

Author: Emily B Stanback
Publisher: London : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.
Series: Palgrave studies in literature, science, and medicine.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book argues for the importance of disability to authors of the Wordsworth-Coleridge circle. By examining texts in a variety of genres — ranging from self-experimental medical texts to lyric poetry to metaphysical essays — Stanback demonstrates the extent to which non-normative embodiment was central to Romantic-era thought and Romantic-era aesthetics. The book reassesses well-known literary and medical works by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)934194127
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Emily B Stanback
ISBN: 9781137511409 1137511400
OCLC Number: 1008775684
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: List of figures --
Acknowledgements --
Introduction --
1. Citizen Thelwall and Thomas Beddoes M.D.: Romantic Medicines, Disability, and ‘Health’ --
2. Pneumatic Self-Experimentation and the Aesthetics of Deviant Embodiment --
3. ‘an almost painful exquisiteness of Taste’: Wedgwood’s Pleasure and His Body in Pain --
4. Between the Author ‘Disabled’ and the Coleridgean Imagination: STC’s Epistolary Pathographies --
5. Wordsworthian Encounters: Sympathy, Admonishment, and the Aesthetics of Human Difference --
6. ‘queer points’ and ‘answering needles’: Lamb’s Spectacular Metropolitanism and Modern Disability --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.-.
Series Title: Palgrave studies in literature, science, and medicine.
Responsibility: Emily B. Stanback.

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The book reassesses well-known literary and medical works by such authors as William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and Humphry Davy, argues for the importance of lesser-studied work by authors  Read more...

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