Porter, Roy

Flesh in the Age of Reason: the Modern Foundations of Body and Soul.

With fwd by Simon Schama. Exploration by this well-known medical historian of the way the Enlightenment, especially in England, changed our view of the body, and our view of the soul. Studies include Locke, Swift, Johson, Gibbons, Wollstonecraft, Godwin, Blake, Byron. NY, London: 2003. 574 pages. Hb, dj. NEW. $17.00

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