Franklin

Curiosity : a cultural history of early modern inquiry / Barbara M. Benedict.

Author/Creator:
Benedict, Barbara M.
Publication:
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2001.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 321 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Curiosities and wonders in literature.
English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Literature and science -- Great Britain -- History.
Literature and society -- Great Britain -- History.
Collectors and collecting in literature.
Curiosity in literature.
Monsters in literature.
Museums in literature.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-311) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
ISBN:
0226042634 (alk paper)
OCLC:
44518037
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