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Robert Burton"s knowledge of English poetry

Hans Jordan Gottlieb

Robert Burton"s knowledge of English poetry

by Hans Jordan Gottlieb

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Published by Pub. under the auspices of the Graduate school of New York university. in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burton, Robert, 1577-1640

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Hans Jordan Gottlieb.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2224 .G6 1937
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6365110M
    LC Control Number38002601
    OCLC/WorldCa4905180

    It is Burton, beyond doubt, who, of the three, has best preserved his vitality. 3: Robert Burton is often spoken of as though his personality were quite exceptional, his book an unparalleled piece of eccentricity. But much which might seem peculiar to . The Cambridge History of English and American Literature in 18 Volumes (–21). Volume IV. Prose and Poetry: Sir Thomas North to Michael Drayton. XIII. Robert Burton, John Barclay and John Owen. § His Influence.

    Robert Burton’s Rhetoric. An Anatomy of Early Modern Knowledge. Susan Wells “Wells eloquently makes the case for Burton’s Anatomy as a key text that helps us rethink rhetoric in a number of ways: as an arbiter of narrative form, as a vehicle for cross-disciplinary learning, even as a model for education that has powerful implications today. In a time when knowledgeable . I would like to thank Robert J. Bertholf, curator of the Poetry/Rare Books Collection at the University of New York at Buffalo, for his help in identifying an edition of Burtons Ara bian Nights with pagination identical to the one Joyce owned, and Robert .

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A labor of love taking much of Burton's life to write and revise, "The Anatomy of Melancholy" is an expansive, informative, and eccentric work of genius first published in Burton was an English churchman and a scholar, and his depth and breadth of knowledge is readily apparent in this inexhaustible book.

A labor of love taking much of Burton's life to write and revise, "The Anatomy of Melancholy" is an expansive, informative, and eccentric work of genius first published in Burton was an English churchman and a scholar, and his depth and breadth of knowledge is readily apparent in this inexhaustible book.2/5(2).

Robert Burton. Robert Burton (February 8, – Janu ) was an English scholar and vicar at Oxford University, best known for writing The Anatomy of Melancholy. In striking contrast to Bacon, Jonson, and Donne, Robert Burton led a life which was uneventful to the point of monotony.

Born in Leicestershire, he entered Brasenose College, Oxford, in. Looking for books by Robert Burton. See all books authored by Robert Burton, including The Anatomy of Melancholy, and The Essential Anatomy of Melancholy (Dover Books on Literature & Drama), and more on Robert Burton (), British clergyman, author.

The Anatomy of Melancholy, "Democritus to the Reader," (). ''Every man hath a good and a bad angel attending on him in particular all his life long.''. Poem Hunter all poems of by Robert Burton poems. 1 poems of Robert Burton.

Phenomenal Woman, Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget Me, Dreams. In English scholar and vicar Robert Burton published at Oxford The Anatomy of Melancholy, What it is: With all the Kinds, Causes, Symptomes, Prognostickes, and Several Cures of Three Maine Partitions with their several Sections, Members, and Subsections.

Philosophically, Medicinally, Historically, Opened and Cut Up. He read many books, and it came to his mind to tell the noble deeds of the English. Then he began to journey far and wide over the land to procure noble books for authority.

He took the English book that Saint Bede made, another in Latin that Saint Albin made, and a third book that a French clerk made, named Wace. The era extends to around As with the Old English period, much of the Middle English writings were religious in nature; however, from about onward, secular literature began to rise.

This period is home to the likes of Chaucer, Thomas Malory, and Robert Henryson. Notable works include "Piers Plowman" and "Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.". In Robert Burton first published his masterpiece The Anatomy of Melancholy, a vast feat of scholarship examining in encyclopaedic detail that most enigmatic of maladies.

Noga Arikha explores the book, said to be the favorite of both Samuel Johnson and Keats, and places it within the context of the humoural theory so popular at the time. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library. Robert Burton. The Essential Anatomy of Melancholy. Robert Burton. English churchman and scholar Robert Burton () was a passionate student of medicine, history, literature, and science —.

The work is a critical discussion of the state of English poetry in the author's time and a methodical examination of poetry in general, such as had not before appeared in England. part I, section I, member 2, subsection 5. Robert Burton () was vicar of St.

Thomas's, Oxford. the fact that the reading of books is forbidden it is. He was also a witty, pedantic, and eloquent genius, who devoted the major part of his life to writing The Anatomy of Melancholy, one of the richest, most inexhaustible books in the English language/5(2).

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Robert Burton books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. The Anatomy of Melancholy is a book by Robert Burton, first published inbut republished five more times over the next seventeen years with massive alterations and expansions.

The Anatomy of Melancholy Allegorical frontispiece to the third edition, engraved by Christian Le Blon. AuthorRobert Burton CountryBritain LanguageEnglish Publication date.

A labor of love taking much of Burton's life to write and revise, "The Anatomy of Melancholy" is an expansive, informative, and eccentric work of genius first published in Burton was an English churchman and a scholar, and his depth and breadth of knowledge is readily apparent in this inexhaustible book/5(1).

The first edition of the novel was published in April 1stand was written by Shinji Moon. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this poetry, non fiction story are.

The book has been awarded with, and many others. William Harmon edited a book entitled "The Top Poems", which contains all the top English-language poems, as determined by how frequently each poem has been anthologized.

Here are questions about the top ten of those poems. The classical knowledge of Humanism and Renaissance medicine culminated in Robert Burton's Anatomy of Melancholy in the beginning of the seventeenth century, and I shall conclude this brief review by mentioning the recent publication of a definitive, critical edition (T.C.

Faulkner, N. Kiessling and R. Blair, Eds., Oxford, Clarendon Press, Three Volumes, ). One. Jacobean poetry included the graceful verse of Jonson and the Cavalier poets but also the intellectual complexity of the Metaphysical poetry of John Donne and others. In prose, writers such as Francis Bacon and Robert Burton showed a new toughness and flexibility of style.A gentleman or courtier of that era was expected to speak several languages, play a musical instrument, write poetry, and so on, thus fulfilling the Renaissance ideal.

The idea of a universal education was essential to achieving polymath ability, hence the word university was used to describe a seat of learning.But, after all, the main preservative of knowledge is in the art of printing; and while the merely bookish man may never make a writer, there is nothing that so enriches prose-writing as some background of book-knowledge.

In case of old Burton, just mentioned, the book-knowledge clearly mastered the man; and the same is the case with one who.