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Bills of mortality : disease and destiny in plague literature from early modern to postmodern times / Patrick Reilly.

  • Reilly, Patrick
Date
[2015]
  • Books

About this work

Description

"'Bills of Mortality' explores the dynamic between the fact of plague and the constructs of destiny deadly disease generates in literary texts ranging from Daniel Defoe's 'A Journal of the Plague Year' to Tony Kushner's 'Angels in America'. -- Back cover.

Publication/Creation

New York, NY : Peter Lang, [2015]

Physical description

201 pages ; 24 cm.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-192) and index.

Languages

  • English


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  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
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ISBN

  • 9781433124228
  • 143312422X