Visits to Bedlam: Madness and Literature in the Eighteenth Century

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University of South Carolina Press, 1974 - 200 Seiten

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This is a frightening look into what being mad, or simply being accused of being mad, could mean in the Eighteenth Century, and the peculiar relationship of madness to writers and literature. While it ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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CHAPTER TWO The Dunciad and Augustan Madness
12
CHAPTER THREE Swift
58
CHAPTER FOUR Johnson
88
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Über den Autor (1974)

Max Byrd lives in Davis, California. He is at work on a novel of historical suspense, which will be published by Bantam.

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