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Dreams, Medicine, and Literary Practice: Exploring the Western Literary Tradition Through Chaucer

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Dreams, Medicine, and Literary Practice: Exploring the Western Literary Tradition Through Chaucer - Lenz, Tanya S
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This groundbreaking volume explores the intersection of dreams, medicine, and literary practice in the poetry of Chaucer and influential literary works from antiquity through the late fourteenth century. An introductory exploration considers topics such as Asclepian dream healings of ancient Greece, Old English poetry, medieval mystics, and foundational works by Hippocrates, Aristotle, Galen, Avicenna, Macrobius, and others. Detailed analyses of a series of Chaucer's poems follow. Frequently incorporating and commenting on ...

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Dreams, Medicine, and Literary Practice: Exploring the Western Literary Tradition Through Chaucer 2014, Brepols Publishers, Turnhout

ISBN-13: 9782503534817

Hardcover