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The Resource Don Quixote in the archives : madness and literature in early modern Spain, Dale Shuger

Don Quixote in the archives : madness and literature in early modern Spain, Dale Shuger

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Don Quixote in the archives : madness and literature in early modern Spain
Title
Don Quixote in the archives
Title remainder
madness and literature in early modern Spain
Statement of responsibility
Dale Shuger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new reading of madness in Don Quixote based on archival accounts of insanity. From the records of the Spanish Inquisition, Dale Shuger presents a social corpus of early modern madness that differs radically from the 'literary' madness previously studied. Drawing on over 100 accounts of insanity defences, many of which contain statements from a wide social spectrum - housekeepers, nieces, doctors, and barbers - as well as the testimonies of the alleged madmen and women themselves, Shuger argues that Cervantes' exploration of madness as experience is intimately linked to the questions about eth
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Shuger, Dale
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Edinburgh critical studies in Renaissance culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
  • Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
  • Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
  • Mental illness in literature
  • Mental illness
  • Insanity defense
  • LITERARY CRITICISM/European/Spanish & Portuguese
  • Insanity defense
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness in literature
  • Spain
Label
Don Quixote in the archives : madness and literature in early modern Spain, Dale Shuger
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Note concerning the Translation; Series Editor's Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1 Many Madnesses; Chapter 2 The Symptoms of Madness; Chapter 3 The Madman on the Road; Chapter 4 The Madman at Home and among Friends; Chapter 5 Madness, the Mind and the Novel; Chapter 6 Madness, Authority and the Novel; Epilogue (Second Sally); Bibliography; Index
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ocn795695179
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (233 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748644643
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt34317j
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795695179
Label
Don Quixote in the archives : madness and literature in early modern Spain, Dale Shuger
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Note concerning the Translation; Series Editor's Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1 Many Madnesses; Chapter 2 The Symptoms of Madness; Chapter 3 The Madman on the Road; Chapter 4 The Madman at Home and among Friends; Chapter 5 Madness, the Mind and the Novel; Chapter 6 Madness, Authority and the Novel; Epilogue (Second Sally); Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn795695179
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (233 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748644643
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt34317j
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795695179

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