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“The Heaviness of Sleep”: Monarchical Exhaustion in King Lear (2020)

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Authors & Contributors
Usher, Peter D.
Blank, Paula
Hayashi, Akie
Healy, Margaret
Maisano, Scott
Matei-Chesnoiu, Monica
Journals
Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage
Mercury
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Publishers
Pennsylvania State University Press
Brandeis University
Indiana University
Cambridge University Press
Duke University
Bodleian Library
Concepts
Science and literature
Sleep; rest
Medicine
Drama, dance, and performing arts
Medicine and literature
Poetry and poetics
People
Shakespeare, William
Spenser, Edmund
Donne, John
Milton, John
Bacon, Francis, 1st Baron Verulam
Bruno, Giordano
Time Periods
Renaissance
16th century
17th century
19th century
Early modern
15th century
Places
England
Europe
Italy
Institutions
Royal Society of London
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