Melancholy: A New Anatomy

29 September 2021 to 20 March 2022 Weston Library, Bodleian Libraries, Oxford Free admission, no booking required from the Bodleian Libraries: In 1621 Robert Burton, an Oxford scholar, published the first edition of his encyclopaedic book, The Anatomy of Melancholy. Four hundred years later, the Bodleian Libraries are hosting an exhibition (Melancholy: A New Anatomy) which draws parallels between Burton’s holistic recommendations for cures and contemporary…

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