Emblematic Monsters: Unnatural Conceptions and Deformed

Emblematic Monsters: Unnatural Conceptions and Deformed


    Emblematic Monsters: Unnatural Conceptions and Deformed discussed along with contemporary theories of their origin By approaching accounts of monstrous births not only as a literary form but also as descriptions of real life cases, similarities between the pre scientific recording of wonders and the scientific case report can be explored Most impressively, AW Bates draws upon his own experience of diagnosis of birth defects to summarise than two hundred original descriptions of monstrous births and compare them with modern diagnostic categories Emblematic Monsters is an up to date approach to a classical yet under explored subject gruesome, compelling and monstrous."/>
  • Hardcover
  • 334 pages
  • Emblematic Monsters: Unnatural Conceptions and Deformed Births in Early Modern Europe
  • A.W. Bates
  • English
  • 06 June 2017
  • 9042018623

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