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Author Kallendorf, Hilaire, 1974-
Title Exorcism and its texts : subjectivity in early modern literature of England and Spain / Hilaire Kallendorf.
Imprint Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 2003.

Author Kallendorf, Hilaire, 1974-
Series University of Toronto romance series
University of Toronto romance series (Unnumbered)
Subject English literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Exorcism in literature.
Spanish literature -- Classical period, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
Comparative literature -- English and Spanish.
Comparative literature -- Spanish and English.
Christianity and literature -- England.
Christianity and literature -- Spain.
Demoniac possession in literature.
Subjectivity in literature.
Human body in literature.
Description 1 online resource (xix, 327 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-305) and index.
Contents Prologue--A Force Within: The Importance of Demonic Possession for Early Modern Studies -- A Paradigm of Theologemes for Literary Exorcism -- Introduction: The Morphology of Exorcism, or a Grammar of Possession in Spanish and English Literature, 1550-1700 -- Demoniacs in the Drama: Theatricalities of Comic Possession and the Exorcism of the Body Politic -- The Demon Enters the Body: Alonso de la Vega's La duquesa de la rosa -- Symptoms of Possession: Jonson's The Devil is an Ass -- Demonic Polyglossia: Ruggle's Ignoramus -- The Coach: Jonson's Volpone -- The Exorcist: Shakespeare's Twelfth Night -- The Lovers' Ruse: The Bugbears -- The (Mock) Exorcism: Shakespeare's Comedy of Errors -- Binding the Body: Timoneda's Los menemnos -- Relics, Holy Water, and Other Props: Shadwell's The Lancashire Witches -- The Successful Exorcism: El pleyto que tuvo el diablo -- Exorcizing the Body Politic: Zamora's El hechizado por fuerza and Middleton's The Phoenix -- Possessed Picaros and Satanic Satire -- An Erasmian View of Lazarillo's Fifth Tratado -- Another Picaro and Another Alguacil endemoniado: Quevedo's Buscon, Suenos, Satirical Poetry, and La endemoniada fingida -- Alguacil endemoniado or Demonio alguacilado? -- 'The Experienced Mysteries of Damnation' -- 'Da ... al discurso miedo': The Printing of Forbidden Knowledge -- 'Libido sciendi' -- Romance, the Interlude, and Hagiographical Drama: The Humanization of Possession and Exorcism -- Romance, the Interlude, and the Restoration of Order: Cervantes' Persiles and Lope's La endemoniada.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 9781442674721 (electronic bk.)
1442674725 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 666902625
Additional Format Print version: Kallendorf, Hilaire, 1974- Exorcism and its texts. Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 2003 9780802088178 (DLC) 2004270423 (OCoLC)52496131

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