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Published: 25 April 2013

246 Pages | 11 colour and black and white plates


ISBN: 9780199590322

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The Experience of Beauty in the Middle Ages

Mary Carruthers

Oxford-Warburg Studies

  • Written in a lively style with modern examples and parallels
  • Emphasizes 'ordinary beauty' and the creativity of play
  • Discusses medieval medical and psychological theory