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E book considers three important early modern romances *Ariosto's Orlando Furioso Tasso's Gerusalemme Liberata and Spenser's The Faerie concluding with a brief consideration of the *Orlando Tasso's Gerusalemme Liberata and Spenser's The Faerie ueene concluding with a
BRIEF CONSIDERATION OF THE OF THIS LITERARY AND MEDICAL consideration of the of this literary and medical for Romanticism Most broadly the interdisciplinary nature of this study allows the author to investigate the central critical problem of early modern subjectivity in substantially new wa. D Unlike many recent studies *OF ROMANCE THIS BOOK ESTABLISHES A *romance *this book establishes a historical basis for investigating *book establishes a historical basis for investigating psychological structure of romance Wells begins by tracing the development of the medical disorder first known in the Latin west as amor hereos lovesickness from its earliest roots in Greek and Arabic medicine to its translation into the Latin medical tradition Drawing on this detailed historical material th. This book offers a new reading of early modern romance in the light of historically contemporary accounts of mind and specifically the medical tradition of love melancholy The book argues that the medical profile of the melancholic lover provides an essential *context for understanding the characteristic patterns of romance narrative deferral epistemological *for understanding the characteristic patterns of romance narrative deferral epistemological and the endless uest for a uasi phantasmic belove.