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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 33–59.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Clarissa Chenovick Henry of Lancaster's Livre de Seyntz Medicines is a vividly medicalized penitential narrative composed by a leading lay nobleman of fourteenth-century England. Grounded in the physiology of the medieval heart, Lancaster's understudied Livre demonstrates how medieval medical...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2016
...- caster’s Livre de Seyntz Medicines, the sick body does not “represent” the soul; rather, bodily and spiritual change is sought. Meditation can achieve physi- cal, material change through what she terms “meditative surgeries.” Richard Sugg’s analysis of sermons and devotional literature investigates...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 61–87.
Published: 01 January 2016
... was marginalized by the church, metaphorical surgery was increasingly discussed.19 Henry of Lancaster’s Livre de Seyntz Medicines, which uses a medical metaphor as its central organizing trope and engages in close detail with technical medical vocabulary, bears witness to the extent to which medical...