This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Leicester, England - This location is mentioned during the Introduction as a means of acculturating the individual to the treatise.
Oxford, England - This location is where Robert Burton received his higher education.
Goods - These objects are all manners of public or private possessions.
Inward - This technical term indicates a cause for melancholy, including dietary or climatological conditions.
Outward - This technical term indicates a cause for melancholy which involves people, animals, or goods connected with the sufferer.
Fear - This is a primary cause of melancholy. It is...
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