Blindness and Therapy in Late Medieval French and Italian Poetry
Book Description:

This book argues that late medieval love poets, from Petrarch to Machaut and Charles d'Orléans, exploit scientific models as a broad framework within which to redefine the limits of the lyric subject and his body. Just as humoraltheory depends upon princi

eISBN: 978-1-84615-781-3
Subjects: Language & Literature