Book ID: CBB001020728

The Age of Hypochondria: Interpreting Romantic Health and Illness (2010)

unapi

Grinnell, George C. (Author)


Palgrave Macmillan


Publication Date: 2010
Physical Details: xi + 202 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description Explores this problem as both a malady and a metaphor among British Romantic writers.


Reviewed By

Review Danto, Elizabeth (2013) Review of "The Age of Hypochondria: Interpreting Romantic Health and Illness". European Legacy (p. 758). unapi

Citation URI
https://data.isiscb.org/isis/citation/CBB001020728/

Similar Citations

Article Noyes, Russell, Jr.; (2011)
The Transformation of Hypochondriasis in British Medicine, 1680--1830 (/isis/citation/CBB001210675/)

Thesis Henchman, Anna Alexandra; (2004)
Astronomy and the Problem of Perception in British Literature, 1830--1910 (/isis/citation/CBB001562098/)

Thesis Conti, Meredith Ann; (2011)
Stages of Suffering: Performing Illness in the Late-Nineteenth-Century Theatre (/isis/citation/CBB001567295/)

Article Vickers, Neil; (2009)
Thomas Beddoes and the German Psychological Tradition (/isis/citation/CBB000932263/)

Article Bernabeu-Mestre, J.; Cid Santos, A. P.; Esplugues Pellicer, J. X.; Galiana-Sánchez, M. E.; (2008)
Categorías diagnósticas y género: los ejemplos de la clorosis y la neurastenia en la medicina española contemporánea (1877--1936) (/isis/citation/CBB000931877/)

Book Wrigley, Richard; Revill, George; (2000)
Pathologies of Travel (/isis/citation/CBB000110604/)

Article Rousseau, George; (2009)
Political Gout: Dissolute Patients, Deceitful Physicians, and Other Blue Devils (/isis/citation/CBB000932261/)

Book Wright, David; (2011)
Downs: The History of a Disability (/isis/citation/CBB001200871/)

Article Hunting, Penelope; (2012)
Charles Dickens (1812--70): “The longer I live the more I doubt the doctors” (/isis/citation/CBB001200788/)

Article Janes, Dominic; (2014)
Oscar Wilde, Sodomy, and Mental Illness in Late Victorian England (/isis/citation/CBB001550469/)

Book Knellwolf, Christa; Goodall, Jane R.; (2008)
Frankenstein's Science: Experimentation and Discovery in Romantic Culture, 1780--1830 (/isis/citation/CBB000774594/)

Article Silvia Micheletti; (2018)
Hybrids of the Romantic: Frankenstein, Olimpia, and Artificial Life (/isis/citation/CBB190024071/)

Article Melissa Bailes; (2015)
The Psychologization of Geological Catastrophe in Mary Shelley's The Last Man (/isis/citation/CBB151128250/)

Thesis Wiegand, Dometa J.; (2005)
On All Sides Infinity (/isis/citation/CBB001560774/)

Thesis Strovas, Karen Beth; (2011)
Sleep and Sleeplessness in the Victorian Novel, Jane Eyre to Dracula (/isis/citation/CBB001567273/)

Authors & Contributors
Wrigley, Richard
Revill, George
Zigarovich, Jolene
Bhattacharya, Sumangala
Greene, Gayle
Andrews, Jonathan
Journals
Notes and Records: The Royal Society Journal of the History of Science
Asclepio: Archivo Iberoamericano de Historia de la Medicina
Journal of Medical Biography
Social History of Medicine
Journal of the History of Sexuality
ELH: English Literary History
Publishers
Rodopi
Ashgate
Oxford University Press
Washington State University
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Harvard University
Concepts
Science and literature
Medicine
Disease and diseases
Mental disorders and diseases
Health
Psychology
People
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
Beddoes, Thomas
Darwin, Erasmus
Moritz Karl Philipp
Dickens, Charles
Down, John Langdon Haydon
Time Periods
19th century
18th century
20th century, early
20th century
17th century
21st century
Places
Great Britain
Spain
Germany
United States
France
Comments

Be the first to comment!

{{ comment.created_by.username }} on {{ comment.created_on | date:'medium' }}

Log in or register to comment