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Essays on the Anatomy of Expression in Painting (The Classics of medicine library)Excerpt from Essays on the Anatomy of Expression in PaintingBut we are still far from possessing sufficient materials for a theory of the science: and all that I can venture to hope, is that some of my suggestions may prove useful to those who indulge in these pleasing speculations; or be serviceable to artists, who, while they are solicitous to attain the perfection Of mechanical practice, derive satisfaction from studying the principles of their art.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes…

The Essential Anatomy of Melancholy (Dover Books on Literature & Drama)English churchman and scholar Robert Burton (1576–1639) was a passionate student of medicine, history, literature, and science — the whole of human knowledge. 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. Ostensibly an elaborately systematized medical treatise dealing with various morbid mental states — their causes, symptoms, and cures …

Phallicism, Celestial and Terrestrial, Heathen and Christian: Its Connexion With the Rosicrucians and the Gnostics and Its Foundation in Buddhism, With an Essay on Mystic Anatomy (Classic Reprint)INTRODUCTION. All these original facts and theories, as applicable to general religion, were first brought forward by the author in a work entitled, ” The Indian Religions; or, Results of the Mysterious Buddhism,” published in the early part of the year 1858. Subsequently to the appearance of that book several other writers, impressed by its importance, hitherto unsuspected, took up and enlarged upon the details referring to this subject, without, however, touching, or seeming to be even aware o…

Sex in Seattle: An Essay on Grey's AnatomyFrom Grey’s Anatomy 101: Seattle Grace, Unauthorized: Jacqueline Carey explores the presence of sex in Grey’s Anatomy and how it informs character interactions in a way that is refreshingly realistic….

The Muse in the Machine: Essays on Poetry and the Anatomy of the Body Politic (The Life of Poetry: Poets on Their Art and Craft Ser.)Music, race, politics, and conscience. In these eight essays written over the span of a decade and a half, T. R. Hummer explains how, for him, such abiding concerns revolve around the practice of poetry and the evolution of a culturally responsible personal poetics. Hummer writes about the suicide of poet Vachel Lindsay, the culture wars at the National Endowment for the Arts, the 1991 Persian Gulf War, the divided soul of his native American South, and the salving, transcendent practice of musi…

The Trouble With Testosterone: And Other Essays On The Biology Of The Human PredicamentMusic, race, politics, and conscience. In these eight essays written over the span of a decade and a half, T. R. Hummer explains how, for him, such abiding concerns revolve around the practice of poetry and the evolution of a culturally responsible personal poetics. Hummer writes about the suicide of poet Vachel Lindsay, the culture wars at the National Endowment for the Arts, the 1991 Persian Gulf War, the divided soul of his native American South, and the salving, transcendent practice of musi…

Unsanctifying Human Life: Essays on EthicsUnsanctifying Human Life offers a collection of Singer’s best and most challenging articles from 1971 to the present. The book includes early critiques of various approaches to philosophy and the role of philosophers, followed by controversial works on the moral status of animals, infanticide, euthanasia, the allocation of scarce health care resources, embryo experimentation, environmental responsibility, and reflections on how we should live….

Space, Time and Perversion: Essays on the Politics of BodiesExploring the fields of architecture, philosophy, and queer theory, Grosz shows how feminism and cultural analysis have conceptually stripped bodies of their specificity, their corporeality, and the vestigal traces of their production as bodies. She investigates the work of Michel Foucault, Teresa de Lauretis, Gilles Deleuze, Judith Butler and Alphonso Lingi, considering their work by examining the ways in which the functioning of bodies transforms understandings of space and time, knowledge an…

Phallicism, Celestial and Terrestrial, Heathen and Christian, Its Connexion with the Rosicrucians and the Gnostics and Its Foundation in Buddhism, with an Essay on Mystic AnatomyLeopold is delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the general public. The aim of our publishing program is to facilitate rapid access to this vast reservoir of literature, and our view is that this is a significant literary work, which deserves to be brought back into print after many decades. The contents of the vast majority of t…

The Biology and Evolution of Trematodes: An Essay on the Biology, Morphology, Life Cycles, Transmissions, and Evolution of Digenetic TrematodesThe book by K. V. Galaktionov and A. A. Dobrovolskij maintains the tra- tion of monographs devoted to detailed coverage of digenetic tr matodes in the tradition of B. Dawes (1946) and T. A. Ginetsinskaya (1968). In this – spect, the book is traditional in both its form and content. In the beginning (Chapter 1), the authors provide a consistent analysis of the morphological features of all life cycle stages. Importantly, they present a detailed char- terization of sporocysts and rediae whose morp…