The Realms of Apollo: Literature and Healing in Seventeenth-Century England
Hardback • 1995 • $85.00
A number of seventeenth-century poets confronted the physical and psychological realities of disease. The Realms of Apollo suggests how the poems illuminate a new cultural consciousness of sickness and death. This study also reveals meanings of sickness and death in the daily life and culture of seventeenth-century England.