The Resource Thomas Browne and the writing of early modern science, Claire Preston

Thomas Browne and the writing of early modern science, Claire Preston

Label
Thomas Browne and the writing of early modern science
Title
Thomas Browne and the writing of early modern science
Statement of responsibility
Claire Preston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Preston, Claire
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3327
LC item number
.P74 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Browne, Thomas
  • Browne, Thomas
  • English prose literature
  • Literature and science
  • Physicians' writings, English
Label
Thomas Browne and the writing of early modern science, Claire Preston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-241) and index
Contents
1. Browne's civility -- 2. Religio Medici: the junior endeavour -- 3. The civil monument: Pseudodoxia Epidemica and investigative culture -- 4. The laureate of the grave: Urne-Buriall and the failure of memory -- 5. The jocund cabinet and the melancholy museum: a brief excursion into Brownean comedy -- 6. The epitome of the earth: The Garden of Cyrus and verdancy -- 7. The fruits of natural knowledge: the fugitive writings, and a conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 250 p.
Isbn
9780521837941
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20040568 20
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56068667
Label
Thomas Browne and the writing of early modern science, Claire Preston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-241) and index
Contents
1. Browne's civility -- 2. Religio Medici: the junior endeavour -- 3. The civil monument: Pseudodoxia Epidemica and investigative culture -- 4. The laureate of the grave: Urne-Buriall and the failure of memory -- 5. The jocund cabinet and the melancholy museum: a brief excursion into Brownean comedy -- 6. The epitome of the earth: The Garden of Cyrus and verdancy -- 7. The fruits of natural knowledge: the fugitive writings, and a conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 250 p.
Isbn
9780521837941
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20040568 20
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56068667

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