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100 1  Cole, Lucinda. 
245 10 Imperfect creatures|h[electronic resource] :|bvermin, 
       literature, and the sciences of life, 1600-1740 /|cLucinda
       Cole. 
260    Ann Arbor :|bUniversity of Michigan Press,|c[2016] 
300    vi, 240 pages :|billustrations ;|c24 cm 
505 0  Introduction: Reading beneath the Grain -- Rats, Witches, 
       Miasma, and Early Modern Theories of Contagion --  
       Swarming Things: Dearth and the Plagues of Egypt in Wither
       and Cowley --  "Observe the Frog": Imperfect Creatures, 
       Neuroanatomy, and the Problem of the Human -- Libertine 
       Biopolitics: Dogs, Bitches, and Parasites in Shadwell, 
       Rochester, and Gay -- What Happened to the Rats? Hoarding,
       Hunger, and Storage on Crusoe's Island -- Afterword: We 
       Have Never Been Perfect. 
650  0 English literature|y17th century|xHistory and criticism. 
650  0 English literature|y18th century|xHistory and criticism. 
650  0 Pests in literature. 
650  0 Human-animal relationships in literature. 
650  0 Human-animal relationships. 
650  0 Animals as carriers of disease. 
650  0 Literature and science|zEngland|xHistory|y17th century. 
856 40 |uhttp://www.oapen.org/search?identifier=608290|zFull text
       available from Knowledge Unlatched 
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