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Shaggy muses

Maureen B. Adams

Shaggy muses

the dogs who inspired Virginia Woolf, Emily Dickinson, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Edith Wharton, and Emily Brontë

by Maureen B. Adams

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMaureen Adams
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR111 .A33 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24479846M
ISBN 100226005364
ISBN 109780226005362
LC Control Number2010041468
OCLC/WorldCa666235057

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Listen to author Maureen Adams discuss her book Shaggy Muses: The Dogs Who Inspired Virginia Woolf, Emily Dickinson, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Edith Wharton and Emily Bronte. Author and Clinical Psycologist Maureen Adams says “It’s All Right to Be Madly In Love With Your Dog”. In ancient Greek religion and mythology, the Muses (Ancient Greek: Μοῦσαι, Moũsai, Modern Greek: Μούσες) are the inspirational goddesses of literature, science, and the were considered the source of the knowledge embodied in the poetry, lyric songs, and myths that were related orally for centuries in ancient Greek culture.. The word "muse" can refer in general to anyone.


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Their dogs helped them to survive and create their great works of classic English literature. Lovers of literature and all of those interested in the human/animal bond should read this fascinating book.” — Temple Grandin, author of Animals in Translation. Shaggy Muses, by Maureen Adams, is a heartful tribute to the dogs who unknowingly, and unconditionally inspired five iconic female writers: Emily Brontë, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Edith Wharton, Emily Dickinson and Virginia Woolf/5.

“With this book, Adams has created a niche that will thrill those who love literature, biography and dogs.” --Bark Magazine “Dog lovers and literary groupies alike will adore SHAGGY MUSES.” --Bookpage “These concise biographies are affecting and engaging.” --Kirkus Reviews/5(31).

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