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Books of secrets
Allison Kavey

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Books of secrets
natural philosophy in England, 1550-1960
Allison Kavey.

Published 2007 by University of Illinois Press in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: telling secrets
Printing secrets for sale
Roger Bacon, Robert Greene's Friar Bacon, and the secrets of art and nature
Structuring secrets for sale
Secrets gendered : femininity and feminine knowledge in books of secrets
Secrets bridled, gentlemen trained
Conclusion: A secret by any other name.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
082.0942
Library of Congress
B1111 .K38 2007

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17855239M
ISBN 13
9780252032097
LC Control Number
2007011400
Library Thing
3997831
Goodreads
2202807

History Created December 11, 2009 · 3 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON

December 3, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Added subjects from MARC records.
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