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Shelley and Vitality reassesses Percy Shelley's engagement with early nineteenth-century science and medicine, specifically his knowledge and use of theories on the nature of life presented in the debate between surgeons John Abernethy and William Lawrence. Sharon Ruston offers new biographical information to link Shelley to a medical circle, and major canonical works are ...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published June 11th 2005 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published January 1st 2005)
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