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The Fury of Men's Gullets: Ben Jonson and the Digestive Canal
In The Fury of Men's Gullets, Bruce Boehrer explores the poet's fascination with alimentary matters and the ways in which such references describe Jonson's personal and cultural transformation. In his wide-ranging examination of Jonson's plays, prose, and nondramatic verse, Boehrer discusses the sociohistorical significance of food, the politics of conspicuous consumption, ...more
Hardcover, 248 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by University of Pennsylvania Press
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