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John Armstrong"s The art of preserving health

John Armstrong

John Armstrong"s The art of preserving health

eighteenth-century sensibility in practice

by John Armstrong

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Published by Ashgate in Farnham, Surrey, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine in literature,
  • Health,
  • Literature and medicine,
  • Reason in literature,
  • Poetry,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Armstrong ; edited by Adam Budd
    ContributionsBudd, Adam
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3316.A6 A8 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 302 p. :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25030481M
    ISBN 10075466306X
    ISBN 109780754663065
    LC Control Number2010048259
    OCLC/WorldCa683595625

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[Adam Budd] -- Adam Budd's critical edition presents John Armstrong's poem The Art of Preserving Health () and other key sources of the eighteenth-century cult of sensibility. It also includes a comprehensive. John Armstrong (). Extract from The Art of Preserving Health, Book III. Ward, ed. The English Poets.

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Page. Of labour such. By health the peasant's toil Is well repaid; if exercise were pain Indeed, and temperance pain. By arts like these Laconia nurs'd of old her hardy sons; And Rome's unconquer'd legions urg'd their way, Unhurt, thro' every toil in every clime.

Toil, and be strong. By toil the flaccid nerves Grow firm, and gain a more compacted tone. Adam Budd (ed.), John Armstrong’s ‘The Art of Preserving Health’: Eighteenth-Century Sensibility in Practice (Farnham: Ashgate, ), xxii + pp.

£ hb. ISBN: (BSLS members receive a discount on all Ashgate titles)Dr Adam Budd has provided a critical edition of John Armstrong’s 1,line four-book poem, The Art of Preserving Health (), complete with.

His didactic work The Art of Preserving Health () was one of the most admired poems of the eighteenth century; his racy Oeconomy of Love () was surely one of the most avidly read. Armstrong’s literary friends included the poet Thomson and the novelist Smollett; his medical friends included Dr.

Richard Mead and Sir John Pringle. The art of preserving health: a poem Armstrong, John, Publication date Topics Hygiene Publisher London: Printed for A. Millar Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor University of California Libraries Language English.

Notes. Extremely narrow margins. Addeddate Call numberPages: This book is a good idea and a very welcome addition to the burgeoning field of literature and medicine.

Adam Budd argues for the importance to our understanding of ‘the cultural, social and medical history of the Enlightenment’ of John Armstrong’s regimen poem The Art of Preserving Health () (p. ix). The poem remained in print across Europe and America well into the nineteenth.

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29 Mar As we erase historical patterns of ownership instead of replacing the Louvre or the British Museum - all that great art we used to have on our The History of Health, and. Item Details. A edition of the poem The Art of Preserving Health by John Armstrong, M.D. This didactic poem on health and hygiene conveys eighteenth-century medical advice on “How beſt the fickle fabric to ſupport / Of mortal man; in healthful body how / A healthful mind the longeſt to maintain”.

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John Armstrong graduated from the College of Edinburgh in with a medical degree, but his true calling was poetry. The Art of Preserving Health was his second blank-verse treatise on health topics.

It was reprinted many times in England and the United States until well into the nineteenth century. Enjoy millions of the latest Android apps, games, music, movies, TV, books, magazines & more.

Anytime, anywhere, across your devices. In Art as Therapy (public library), philosopher Alain de Botton — who has previously examined such diverse and provocative subjects as why work doesn’t work, what education and the arts can learn from religion, and how to think more about sex — teams up with art historian John Armstrong to examine art’s most intimate purpose: its.

I am just finishing up a health book that I have been working on for 15 years, designed to concisely communicate, in shirt-sleeve English, the fast-track for healing any condition. Although we had lost touch since the mid '80s, John would have been a recipient of a complimentary copy.Louis Armstrong was raised by his grandmother until the age of five when he was returned to his mother.

He spent his youth in poverty in a rough neighborhood known as The Battlefield. [12] At six he attended the Fisk School for Boys, [13] a school that accepted black Born: Louis Daniel Armstrong, August 4,New. De Botton’s new book, “Art as Therapy,” written with the historian John Armstrong, begins with grim news.

Every day, honest, upright citizens “leave highly respected museums and.