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On Melancholy

On Melancholy


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On Melancholy, by Robert Burton.

This abridgement of the seventeenth-century classic The Anatomy of Melancholy takes readers straight to the heart of Robert Burton's idiosyncratic but humane vision: "Be not solitary, be not idle".

Watch On Melancholy being discussed in four short videos.

Paperback, Hesperus Press, 2013

ISBN: 9781843916222

Buyer please note: The condition of our stock of this title is serviceable, but less than pristine, mainly due to bumps (but not tears) to the cover. The title is out of print and hard to find at any price close to the one we are offering here.