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The Resource The anatomy of melancholy, Robert Burton ; edited and with an introduction by Holbrook Jackson ; and with a new introduction by William H. Gass

The anatomy of melancholy, Robert Burton ; edited and with an introduction by Holbrook Jackson ; and with a new introduction by William H. Gass

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The anatomy of melancholy
Title
The anatomy of melancholy
Statement of responsibility
Robert Burton ; edited and with an introduction by Holbrook Jackson ; and with a new introduction by William H. Gass
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A known masterpiece in Burton's lifetime, the Anatomy of Melancholy was rediscovered by Samuel Johnson in the 18th century, the Romantics in the 19th, and is equally captivating today. It is an epic work of scholarship and imagination
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StDuBDS
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1577-1640
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Burton, Robert
Dewey number
  • 616.8'9
  • 616.89
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Jackson, Holbrook
Series statement
NYRB classics
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  • Melancholy
  • Health and Wellbeing
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The anatomy of melancholy, Robert Burton ; edited and with an introduction by Holbrook Jackson ; and with a new introduction by William H. Gass
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780940322660
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Isbn
9780940322660
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The anatomy of melancholy, Robert Burton ; edited and with an introduction by Holbrook Jackson ; and with a new introduction by William H. Gass
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780940322660
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Isbn
9780940322660
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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