The Medical Mind of Shakespeare
Kail, Aubrey C.

Balgowlah, NSW, Australia: Williams & Wilkins, 1986. First First printing. Cloth, 320 pps. with bibliography, glossary and index; illustrated in color and black and white. Rather a unique offering, the culmination of years of study of Shakespeare's works from a medical point of view.Sections include "Shakespeare's Physicians", "Mental Illness", "The Madness of Lear, Hamlet and Timon", "Venereal Disease--'The Pox'", Shakespeare's Epileptics", "Drugs, Herbs and Poisons' and several more. A fine, fresh, unused copy in fine dust jacket. A complimentary presentation from Syntex, so noted on jacket and half title. Fine Cloth 0864330138 (Item ID: D6231)

$22.50

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