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Romanticism: Transcendent Vision and Bodily Spectres 1789-1852 Gavin Budge

Romanticism: Transcendent Vision and Bodily Spectres 1789-1852

Gavin Budge

Published May 14th 2014
ISBN : 9781137284310
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304 pages
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This fascinating interdisciplinary study examines the relationship between literary interest in visionary kinds of experience and medical ideas about hallucination and the nerves in the first half of the nineteenth century, focusing on canonicalMoreThis fascinating interdisciplinary study examines the relationship between literary interest in visionary kinds of experience and medical ideas about hallucination and the nerves in the first half of the nineteenth century, focusing on canonical Romantic authors, the work of women writers influenced by Romanticism, and visual culture.