By Kenneth Calman
Read Online or Download A Doctor's Line: Poetry and prescriptions in health and healing PDF
Similar british & irish contemporary literature books
British Romantic writers imagined the Polish exile as a sympathetic wanderer whose place of origin now not existed and the Russian as barbarous and starving. yet within the Victorian period either have been visible as smart, deceitful electorate of the area. This attention-grabbing ebook restores the importance of jap Europe to nineteenth-century British literature, delivering new readings of William Blake's Europe, Lord Byron's Mazeppa, and George Eliot's Middlemarch, and getting better influential works through Jane Porter and Thomas Campbell.
Tradition, Northern eire, and the second one international struggle explores the impression of the second one international struggle on literature and tradition in Northern eire among 1939 and 1970. It argues that the warfare, as a special interregnum within the heritage of Northern eire, challenged the entrenched political and social make-up of the province and had a profound impression on its cultural lifestyles.
Starting round 1559 and carrying on with via 1642, writers in England, Scotland, and France came upon themselves pre-occupied with an strange type of crime, against the law with no identify which this present day we name 'terrorism'. those crimes have been specifically risky simply because they have been geared toward violating not only the legislations however the cloth of legislation itself; and but they have been additionally, from an contrary perspective, particularly hopeful, for they appeared to have the ability of unmaking a systematicinjustice and restoring a state to its 'ancient liberty'.
Eco-friendly in early glossy England didn't suggest what it does this present day; yet what did it suggest? Unveiling numerous models and interpretations of eco-friendly, this ebook deals a cultural background of a colour that illuminates the distinct valences greenness possessed in early smooth tradition. whereas treating eco-friendly as a panacea for whatever from sore eyes to unwell minds, early moderns additionally perceived verdure as attentive to their verse, sympathetic to their sufferings, and endowed with astonishing powers of animation.
- Utopia and the Village in South Asian Literatures
- The Materiality of Religion in Early Modern English Drama (Studies in Performance and Early Modern Drama)
- The Complete Works of John Milton: Volume II: The 1671 Poems: Paradise Regain'd and Samson Agonistes: 2 (OET Complete Works John Milton C)
- Postcolonial Discourse and Changing Cultural Contexts: Theory and Criticism (Contributions to the Study of World Literature)
Additional info for A Doctor's Line: Poetry and prescriptions in health and healing