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The Resource The automaton in English Renaissance literature, Wendy Beth Hyman

The automaton in English Renaissance literature, Wendy Beth Hyman

Label
The automaton in English Renaissance literature
Title
The automaton in English Renaissance literature
Statement of responsibility
Wendy Beth Hyman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hyman, Wendy Beth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR428.T43
LC item number
H95 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Literary and scientific cultures of early modernity
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Literature and technology
  • Literature and technology
  • Motion in literature
  • Machinery in literature
  • Supernatural in literature
  • Magic in literature
  • Motion
  • English literature
  • Literature
  • Literature and technology
  • Machinery
  • Magic
  • Motion
  • Motion
  • Supernatural
  • England
  • Englisch
  • Literatur
  • Automat
  • Mechanik
  • Literatur
  • Englisch
  • Motiv
  • Automat
Label
The automaton in English Renaissance literature, Wendy Beth Hyman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Wendy Beth Hyman -- Descartes avec Milton: the automata in the garden / Scott Maisano -- "To me comes a creature": recognition, agency, and the properties of character in Shakespeare's The winter's tale / Justin Barnes Kolb -- Antique myth, early modern mechanism: the secret history of Spenser's Iron man / Lynsey McCulloch -- Orpheus and the poetic animation of the natural world / Leah Knight -- The mechanical saint: early modern devotion and the language of automation / Brooke Conti -- Arrow, acrobat, and phoenix: on sense and motion in English civic pageantry / Michael Witmore -- "More than art": clockwork automata, the extemporizing actor, and the brazen head in Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay / Todd Andrew Borlik -- "Mathematical experiments of long silver pipes": the early modern figure of the mechanical bird / Wendy Beth Hyman -- Desire, nature, and automata in The bower of bliss / Nick Davis
Control code
694616480
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 209 pages
Isbn
9780754695196
Lccn
2010052526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)694616480
Label
The automaton in English Renaissance literature, Wendy Beth Hyman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Wendy Beth Hyman -- Descartes avec Milton: the automata in the garden / Scott Maisano -- "To me comes a creature": recognition, agency, and the properties of character in Shakespeare's The winter's tale / Justin Barnes Kolb -- Antique myth, early modern mechanism: the secret history of Spenser's Iron man / Lynsey McCulloch -- Orpheus and the poetic animation of the natural world / Leah Knight -- The mechanical saint: early modern devotion and the language of automation / Brooke Conti -- Arrow, acrobat, and phoenix: on sense and motion in English civic pageantry / Michael Witmore -- "More than art": clockwork automata, the extemporizing actor, and the brazen head in Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay / Todd Andrew Borlik -- "Mathematical experiments of long silver pipes": the early modern figure of the mechanical bird / Wendy Beth Hyman -- Desire, nature, and automata in The bower of bliss / Nick Davis
Control code
694616480
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 209 pages
Isbn
9780754695196
Lccn
2010052526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)694616480

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