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The healthy body and Victorian culture / Bruce Haley.

Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1978.
ISBN 9780674386105, 0674386108

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Subjects Engels.
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English literature.
Éducation physique -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire -- 19e siècle.
Éducation physique dans la littérature.
Great Britain.
Health in literature.
Literature, Modern.
Littérature anglaise -- 19e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Physical Fitness.
Physical education and training -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Physical education and training in literature.
Physical education and training.
Psychophysiology -- History.
Public health -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Public health.
Santé dans la littérature.
Santé publique -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire -- 19e siècle.
Description 296 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Also issued online.
Contents part 1. Sound body, sound mind: Introduction: Victorian health -- Mens sana in corpore sano: Victorian psychophysiology -- The thoroughly healthy mind: Victorian criticism -- Obeying the laws of life: Carlyle and Spencer -- Types of healthy Christianity: Newman and Kingsley -- part 2. The healthy man: The new era: Victorian sport and training -- Growing up healthy: images of boyhood -- Anarchy and physical culture -- Two staunch walkers: Tom Thurnall and Tom Tulliver -- The true gentleman and the washed rough in broadcloth -- The athlete as barbarian: Richard Feverel and Willoughby Patterne.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3843638
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Haley, Bruce, 1933-
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