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The Resource Spellbound : studies on mesmerism and literature, Maria M. Tatar

Spellbound : studies on mesmerism and literature, Maria M. Tatar

Label
Spellbound : studies on mesmerism and literature
Title
Spellbound
Title remainder
studies on mesmerism and literature
Statement of responsibility
Maria M. Tatar
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Franz Anton Mesmer's concept of animal magnetism exercised a profound influence on key European and American thinkers. Mesmer, who saw in his discovery the secret of health, had hoped to recover the harmony between man and nature by harnessing the power of magnetic fluids. In calling attention to the existence of a second self that surfaces in the hypnotic trance, Mesmer made his real contribution and took the first, decisive steps on the road leading to the unconscious. While most critical studies of mesmerism originate in the history of science or medicine, Maria Tatar's book takes a fresh
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tatar, Maria
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mesmerism in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Mesmerism in literature
Label
Spellbound : studies on mesmerism and literature, Maria M. Tatar
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
3 Thunder, Lightning, and Electricity: Moments of Recognition in Heinrich Von Kleist's Dramas
Control code
ocn905862986
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (320 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400871377
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13gpmsr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905862986
Label
Spellbound : studies on mesmerism and literature, Maria M. Tatar
Publication
Copyright
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
3 Thunder, Lightning, and Electricity: Moments of Recognition in Heinrich Von Kleist's Dramas
Control code
ocn905862986
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (320 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400871377
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13gpmsr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905862986

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