Synopses & Reviews
This, the final volume of the Clarendon Press edition of Burton's Anatomy of Melancholy, contains commentary on the Third Partition, in which Burton considers two especial forms of the disease, Love and Religious Melancholy. The volume includes an index which gives biographical and bibliographical information concerning the more than 1550 authorities cited in the Anatomy, most of whom are little known today. Also included are an index of the major topics discussed in the Anatomy, and a complete bibliography of all the works mentioned in the commentary.
Table of Contents
Note to Readers
Commentary to Partition 3
Biobibliography of Authors and Works Cited in the Anatomy
Bibliography of Works Cited in the Commentary
Index of Topics Discussed in the Anatomy