Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2015

238 Pages

9.21 x 6.14 inches

ISBN: 9780719091582

Bookseller Code (06)

The Senses in Early Modern England


edited by Simon Smith, Jackie Watson, and Amy Kenny

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Makes a genuine contribution to the burgeoning field of early modern sensory studies
  • Examines the place of the senses in a wide range of early modern art forms, including drama, poetry, prose, music, dance, pomanders and painting
  • Explores a breadth of contexts for sensory experience in the particular cultural milieu of early modern England
  • Offers dedicated essays on each of the five senses, each relating works of art to their early modern cultural moment