"No man is an island, intire of it selfe; every man a peece of the Continent, a part of the maine; if a Clod bee washed away by the Sea, Europe is the lesse
, as well as if a Promontorie were, as well as if a Mannor of thy friends or of thine owne were; any man's death diminishes me, because am involved in Mankinde; And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; It tolls for thee."
This is not necessarily a liability, but it does define the readership for whom this book is intended; scholars of English literature will find each chapter's introductory material elementary, but such sketches would on the other hand be useful to someone unfamiliar with, for example, the early life of Shakespeare and his frequently-cited relationship with "small Latine and lesse
Greeke." Beginning with a biographical sketch of each individual author, all essays proceed to discuss those authors' relationships with Virgil, from grammar school training to Virgilian themes in their works to sometimes word-for-word "translations" of Virgiljan phrases.
Individuals suffering from these symptoms are often viewed as a pain in the neck by physicians, who shuttle them from specialist to specialist and misdiagnose their underlying problem for years, says Stanley Lesse of the Neurological Institute of New York.
Lesse treated and studied 602 patients with troublesome facial pain between 1956 and 1978.