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Author Boehrer, Bruce Thomas

Title Animal characters : nonhuman beings in early modern literature / Bruce Thomas Boehrer

Publ Info Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2010]
 Bryant Main Stacks  PR149.A7 B64 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PR149.A7 B64 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PR149 A7 B64 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 238 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Haney Foundation series
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-227) and index
Contents Introduction: animal studies and the problem of character -- Baiardo's legacy -- The cardinal's parrot -- Ecce feles -- The people's peacock -- "Vulgar sheepe" -- Conclusion: O blazing world
LC subject Animals in literature
Characters and characteristics in literature
English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism
European literature -- Renaissance, 1450-1600 -- History and criticism
Symbolism in literature
Animals, Mythical, in literature
Animals in art
ISBN 9780812242492 (acid-free paper)
0812242491 (acid-free paper)