Monstrous bodies/political monstrosities : in early modern Europe /

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Knoppers, Laura Lunger, Landes, Joan B., 1946-
Format: Book
Published: Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2004.
Table of Contents:
  • Frontiers of the monstrous: perceiving national characters in early modern Europe / Peter Burke
  • Lamentable, strange, and wonderful: headless monsters in the English revolution / David Cressy
  • A time for monsters: monstrous births, propaganda, and the German reformation / R. Po-chia Hsia
  • "The Antichrist, the Babilon, the great dragon": Oliver Cromwell, Andrew Marvell, and the apocalyptic monstrous / Laura Lunger Knoppers
  • Monstrous medicine / Marie-Hélène Huet
  • Revolutionary anatomies / Joan B. Landes
  • Signs of monstrosity: the rhetoric of description and the limits of allegory in Rabelais and Montaigne / Timothy Hampton
  • Monstrosity and myth in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein / David Armitage
  • Anatomical readings in the early modern era / Andrew Curran.