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Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses - a book by Butler, Shane

Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses

Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses( )
Author: Butler, Shane
Purves, Alex
Series title:The Senses in Antiquity Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $160.00
Book Description:

Like us, the ancient Greeks and Romans came to know and understand the world through their senses. Yet sensory experience has rarely been considered in the study of antiquity and, when the senses are examined, sight is regularly privileged. 'Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses' presents a radical reappraisal of antiquity's textures, flavours, and aromas, sounds and sights. It offers both a fresh look at society in the ancient world and an opportunity to deepen the reading of classical...
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Detailed Subjects: Medical / Neurology
Social Science / Archaeology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.75 x 9.75 Inches
Book Weight:1 Pounds

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