By Sujata Iyengar
Shakespeare's scientific Language will supply a accomplished consultant for these desiring to appreciate particular references within the performs, particularly, archaic diagnoses or cures ('choleric', 'tub-fast') and phrases that experience replaced their meanings ('phlegmatic', 'urinal'); those that are looking to examine extra approximately early glossy scientific options ('elements', 'humors'); and people who may need questions on the embodied event of residing in Shakespeare's England. Entries demonstrate what phrases and ideas may well suggest within the context of Shakespeare's performs, and the importance specific sickness, physique half or functionality has in person performs and the Shakespearean corpus at large.
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Shakespeare's Medical Language: A Dictionary (Arden Shakespeare Dictionaries) by Sujata Iyengar