Aristotle's Animals in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

Carlos Steel, ed., Guy Guldentops & Pieter Beullens, ed.

Philadelphia, PA: Leuven University Press / Coronet Books, 1999; Series: Mediaevalia Lovaniensia Series I/Studia XXVII

"Aristotle's zoological writings with their wealth of detailed investigations on diverse species of animals fascinated medieval and Renaissance culture. This volume explores how these texts have been read in various traditions and how they have been incorporated in different genres. This multidisciplinary and multilinguistic approach highlights substantial aspects of Aristotle's animals." - [publisher]

408 pp.

Language: English


ISBN: 90-6186-973-0

  

Last update March 9, 2022