Rhapsody Of Rags - An Anatomy Of Robert Burton

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Kevin Jackson discusses Robert Burton's 17th-century masterpiece `The Anatomy of Melancholy', one of the first treatises to address the mind and madness in depth.

With contributions from psychotherapist Adam Phillips, Burton scholars Martin Dodsworth and Jonathan Sawday, writers Alan Sillitoe and Alexander Theroux and poet laureate Andrew Motion.

Plus readings by John Sessions

The Anatomy Of Melancholy2000010920000814

Kevin Jackson discusses Robert Burton's 17th-century masterpiece `The Anatomy of Melancholy', one of the first treatises to address the mind and madness in depth.

With contributions from psychotherapist Adam Phillips, Burton scholars Martin Dodsworth and Jonathan Sawday, writers Alan Sillitoe and Alexander Theroux and poet laureate Andrew Motion.

Plus readings by John Sessions