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The Resource Monstrous anatomies : literary and scientific imagination in Britain and Germany during the long nineteenth century, Raul Calzoni / Greta Perletti (eds.)

Monstrous anatomies : literary and scientific imagination in Britain and Germany during the long nineteenth century, Raul Calzoni / Greta Perletti (eds.)

Label
Monstrous anatomies : literary and scientific imagination in Britain and Germany during the long nineteenth century
Title
Monstrous anatomies
Title remainder
literary and scientific imagination in Britain and Germany during the long nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Raul Calzoni / Greta Perletti (eds.)
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
OHX
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN56.M55
LC item number
M575 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Interfacing science, literature, and the humanities
  • V & R Academic
Series volume
volume 10
Label
Monstrous anatomies : literary and scientific imagination in Britain and Germany during the long nineteenth century, Raul Calzoni / Greta Perletti (eds.)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The body of the monster between science and literature : an introduction -- Deformity and monstrosity : Jean Paul between embryogenesis and the concept of life / Elisa Leonzio -- LIminal figurations of the vampire in the German Enlightenment, Sturm und Drang and Romanticism / Raul Calzoni -- A "mosaic work" : the poison mixer's body between monstrosity and deception / Lorella Bosco -- Angels and monsters : on Stifter's Turmalin / Micaela Latini -- Creating life artificially : Robert Hamerling's Homunculus / Anna Cappellotto -- The monstrous gaze : exotic/subaltern/female. Omai in eighteenth-century Fin de Siecle London / Francesca Di Blasio -- Has man "paid too dear a price for his empire"? : Monsters in Romantic-era literature / Sharon Ruston -- Displaying the anomalous body : Wilkie Collins's Freak show / Flora de Giovanni -- Dead pro tem : suspended animation and the monstrosity of death-counterfeits / Alessandra Violi -- Nineteenth-century London as monstrous body / Laura Di Michele -- "The thing". Unidentified monstrous objects in Victorian fiction / Maria Teresa Chialant -- The dis-appearance of the body in an age of science : H.G. Wells's Invisible man / Francesca Guidotti -- Unthinkable hybrids : the somatic unconscious of the transplanted body / Sara Damiani -- Taming gender : how hermaphroditism became pseudo and gender fled the body / Daniela Crocetti -- The survival of ancient monsters : Freud and Baubo / Michele Cometa
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9783847104698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Monstrous anatomies : literary and scientific imagination in Britain and Germany during the long nineteenth century, Raul Calzoni / Greta Perletti (eds.)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The body of the monster between science and literature : an introduction -- Deformity and monstrosity : Jean Paul between embryogenesis and the concept of life / Elisa Leonzio -- LIminal figurations of the vampire in the German Enlightenment, Sturm und Drang and Romanticism / Raul Calzoni -- A "mosaic work" : the poison mixer's body between monstrosity and deception / Lorella Bosco -- Angels and monsters : on Stifter's Turmalin / Micaela Latini -- Creating life artificially : Robert Hamerling's Homunculus / Anna Cappellotto -- The monstrous gaze : exotic/subaltern/female. Omai in eighteenth-century Fin de Siecle London / Francesca Di Blasio -- Has man "paid too dear a price for his empire"? : Monsters in Romantic-era literature / Sharon Ruston -- Displaying the anomalous body : Wilkie Collins's Freak show / Flora de Giovanni -- Dead pro tem : suspended animation and the monstrosity of death-counterfeits / Alessandra Violi -- Nineteenth-century London as monstrous body / Laura Di Michele -- "The thing". Unidentified monstrous objects in Victorian fiction / Maria Teresa Chialant -- The dis-appearance of the body in an age of science : H.G. Wells's Invisible man / Francesca Guidotti -- Unthinkable hybrids : the somatic unconscious of the transplanted body / Sara Damiani -- Taming gender : how hermaphroditism became pseudo and gender fled the body / Daniela Crocetti -- The survival of ancient monsters : Freud and Baubo / Michele Cometa
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9783847104698
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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