1-9 of 9 Search Results for

salve

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
English Language Notes (2009) 47 (2): 13–24.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Sheri L. McCord Copyright © 2009 Regents of the University of Colorado 2009 H ea lin g by P r o x y : T he Ea r ly M odern W eapo n-Salve S h e r i L. M c C o r d In Totem andTaboo, Freud briefly mentions a "m agical bond between a wound and the weapon which caused it" which he illustrates w...
Journal Article
English Language Notes (2009) 47 (2): 1–9.
Published: 01 September 2009
... essays in this cluster. Sheri L. McCord's analysis of a purported early modern cure for wounds, a "weapon-salve" that anoints not the wound itself but rather the weapon that caused it, pursues this peculiar remedy's history and its literary avatars from Paracelsus through the late seventeenth century. W...
Journal Article
English Language Notes (2009) 47 (2): 35–47.
Published: 01 September 2009
... "are attired with habits according to that per­ son that they sustaine13 Moryson, w ritin g in 1617, confirm s that in Italy "all the Markett places of Great Cittyes are full of Mountebankes, or Ciralatanes, who stand upon tables like stages, and to sell their oyles, water, and salves, drawe the people about...
Journal Article
English Language Notes (2009) 47 (2): 25–33.
Published: 01 September 2009
... tylie it be tendre, let it cole a litle: and set it hote upon the botche, and when it hath bene there by the space o f tw o houres, take it of, and laye an other on."16The onion and treacle, a medicinal salve thought especially good to counteract venom, worked together to draw the hot, harmful...
Journal Article
English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 43–57.
Published: 01 October 2019
... meditations only uncertainty, obscurity, and contradictions about the cause of my being and the principle of my duties” (427). His young auditor is similarly dogged by skepticism when the Vicar delivers his “Profession of Faith” as a salve. Rousseau implies that a discussion similar to that between the Vicar...
Journal Article
English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 83–100.
Published: 01 October 2020
... by Harrison et al. demonstrated antimicrobial activity from a compound based on a recipe in Bald’s Leechbook (London, British Library, Royal 12 D xvii), international press coverage generally expressed amazement that a “medieval eye salve” (or even “potion,” as the press release from the University...
Journal Article
English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 146–165.
Published: 01 April 2021
... to salve his guilty conscience ( RM , 125). His choice speaks to the “dual personality” of living in a white world: namely, the conflict between the prizes offered under racialized capitalism, on the one hand, and the precarious possibility of living otherwise, on the other. Meanwhile, Aslima’s motivations...
Journal Article
English Language Notes (2013) 51 (2): 25–44.
Published: 01 September 2013
... fixing th in g s mapping history, solving its problems, or salving the dam ­ age it causes. Sometimes it's about "nothing," nothing that refers to ordinary reality, or som ething that points beyond it infinity, reverie, w hat we could call, melodramatically, learning how to die. And even the adventures...
Journal Article
English Language Notes (2016) 54 (2): 141–157.
Published: 01 September 2016
... f E astern w is d o m to salve W e ste rn fa ilu re . A nd y e t, I w o u ld argue, such a reading passes over th e p a rtic u la r force o f th e cyclica l te m p o ra lity th a t fo u n d s b o th B u d d h ist life a n d th e life o f r e v o lu tio n s as p r a c tic e s o f c a r e .69 T h e t...