Book ID: CBB000931011

The Purple Island and Anatomy in Early Seventeenth-Century Literature, Philosophy, and Theology (2007)


Mitchell, Peter (Author)

Fairleigh Dickinson Univ. Press

Publication Date: 2007
Physical Details: 718 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description On the 1633 poetic allegory of Phineas Fletcher.

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Review Salter, Alan (2009) Review of "The Purple Island and Anatomy in Early Seventeenth-Century Literature, Philosophy, and Theology". Metascience: An International Review Journal for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science (p. 131). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Young, John Riddington
Tassanee Alleau
Guichard, Luis Arturo
Cafagna, Fabio
Vatter, Miguel
García Alonso, Juan Luis
Wiener Zeitschrift zur Geschichte der Neuzeit
Renaissance Studies
Nuncius: Annali di Storia della Scienza
Medical History
Walter de Gruyter
University of Toronto Press
Peter Lang
Columbia University
Brown University
Science and literature
Metaphors; analogies
Human anatomy
Visual representation; visual communication
Linguistic or semantic analysis
Fletcher, Phineas
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
Harvey, William
Tasso, Torquato
Sorel, Charles
Remmelin, Johann
Time Periods
17th century
16th century
18th century
Early modern
Florence (Italy)
Hellenistic world
Mediterranean region
British Isles

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