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The Resource Freaks : myths and images of the secret self, Leslie Fiedler

Freaks : myths and images of the secret self, Leslie Fiedler

Label
Freaks : myths and images of the secret self
Title
Freaks
Title remainder
myths and images of the secret self
Statement of responsibility
Leslie Fiedler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fiedler, Leslie A
Dewey number
301.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT6730
LC item number
.F53
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
Y816
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Congenital Abnormalities
  • Medicine in Literature
Label
Freaks : myths and images of the secret self, Leslie Fiedler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 349-353
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dwarfs: from Knoumhotpou to General Tom Thumb.--Dwarfs: changing the image.--The dream of giants.--Supermen and superwomen: the terror behind the dream.--Beauty and the beast: the eros of ugliness.--Wild men and feral children.--Hermaphrodites.--Siamese twins.--From theology to teratology.--Freaks and the literary imagination.--The silence of freaks and the message of the side show.--Freaking out.--The myth of the mutant and the image of the freak
Control code
3274146
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9780671225056
Lccn
77014354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)123024
Label
Freaks : myths and images of the secret self, Leslie Fiedler
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 349-353
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dwarfs: from Knoumhotpou to General Tom Thumb.--Dwarfs: changing the image.--The dream of giants.--Supermen and superwomen: the terror behind the dream.--Beauty and the beast: the eros of ugliness.--Wild men and feral children.--Hermaphrodites.--Siamese twins.--From theology to teratology.--Freaks and the literary imagination.--The silence of freaks and the message of the side show.--Freaking out.--The myth of the mutant and the image of the freak
Control code
3274146
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9780671225056
Lccn
77014354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)123024

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