Includes bibliographical references (pages -423) and indexes.
Ch. 1. Traditional Concepts of Speech and Speech Defect -- Ch. 2. Classification of Speech Defect in the Aristotelian Problems -- Ch. 3. Galenic Classification of Speech Defect and Disorder -- Ch. 4. "Thin" Voice or "Checked" Voice? Galen's Lost Theory -- Ch. 5. Moisture and the Tongue, Place and Manner of Articulation: The Tradition of Aphorism vi.32 up to the Renaissance -- Ch. 6. Moisture and the Tongue in the Renaissance -- Ch. 7. Speech Disorder and Melancholy in the Classical and Medieval Period -- Ch. 8. Speech Disorder and Melancholy in the Renaissance -- Ch. 9. Sanctorius: Galenus contra Galenum -- Appendix. Six Galenic Classifications of Speech Defect and Disorder, 14th-17th Centuries.