Ancient Literary Criticism: The Principal Texts in New Translations

Ancient Literary Criticism: The Principal Texts in New Translations


historical literary feedback has regularly been a very inaccessible topic for the non-specialist scholar. This variation offers for the 1st time the important texts in translation, giving the reader an entire view of historic literary feedback and its improvement. as well as famous texts comparable to Aristotle's Poetics, Horace's Art of Poetry, and Longinus's On Sublimity, the booklet comprises whole types of Aristotle's Rhetoric ebook III, Demetrius's On Style, and Tacitus's Dialogue on Orators. it really is shorter passages diversity from Homer to Hermogenes of Tarsus, as well as decisions from Plato, Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Cicero, the 2 Senecas, and Quintilian.

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