Classical Literary Criticism

Classical Literary Criticism

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Aiming to make the texts of ancient literary criticism accessible to the non-specialist, this work provides translations for the principal texts such as Aristotle's "Poetics", Horace's "Art of Poetry", Longinus' "On Sublimity". Explanatory notes are provided.show more

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  • Paperback | 268 pages
  • 114.3 x 185.42 x 17.78mm | 158.76g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English, Greek, Modern (1453-)
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • notes, index of proper names, general index
  • 0192818309
  • 9780192818300

Table of contents

Plato - "Ion"; "Republic" 2-3, 10; Aristotle - "Poetics"; Horace - Letter to Augustus, "The Art of Poetry"; Tacitus - "Dialogue on Orators"; Longinus - "On Sublimity"; Dio of Prusa - "Philoctetes in the Tragedians"; Plutarch - "On the study of poetry".show more

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