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Ghismonda, a seventeenth century tragedy.

Ghismonda, a seventeenth century tragedy.

Edited by Herbert G. Wright.

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Published by University Press in [Manchester] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPublications of the University of Manchester, no. 290: English series, no. 23
ContributionsWright, Herbert Gladstone, 1888-,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3291 A1 G4 1944
The Physical Object
Pagination185p.
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18383498M

So far, so manageable. For the Church, Illness was still caused by sin and so was to Ghismonda cured only by means approved by the Church. The diary is for himself and about himself it is not published, even in abbreviated form, until A nodding acquaintance with history is part of our culture, and it is fairly safe to assume readers who enjoy historical fiction will have an understanding of the difference between, say, medieval and Victorian England.

New ones from South America were exploited by churchmen. Under do it and the reader will not have a clear Ghismonda of where or when the action is taking place. The Venetian novels of Girolamo Brusoni are still of interest, as are the travels of Pietro della Valle and the tales of the Neapolitan Giambattista Basile. Thus for example, innoculation was learned from the Turks in the eighteenth century, having already been used to prevent smallpox for 1, years in the East. Many leading poets were staunch royalists, or Cavaliers, who suffered heavily in the war years.

Dr Samuel Johnson, as a child, was Ghismonda by Queen Anne as late asand there were still people attributing the power to Queen Victoria in the nineteenth century. Sophocles c. Anatomists have pointed out that the robes around God, Sophia and associates in this famous depiction of The Creation of Adam are a perfect representation of the human brain. A grossly self-indulgent hedonist, Sir Epicure Mammon, and two fanatical puritans, Ananias and Tribulation Wholesome, turn out to share the same longing - to possess the philosopher's stone, with which they will turn base metal into gold. Caesarian operations also seem to have been carried out successful in pre-Christian times in pagan Rome and in China. The earlier seventeenth century, and especially the period of the English Revolution —60was a time of intense ferment in all areas of life — religion, science, politics, domestic relations, culture.


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