1st Edition

The Greek View of Poetry

ISBN 9781138642829
Published July 12, 2017 by Routledge
260 Pages

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Book Description

The Greek View of Poetry details critical theories and the appreciation of poetry by the ancient Greeks. Originally published in 1931, this text deals with a whole range of Greek critics from very early criticism to Longinus and his views on Homer in an attempt to provide a historical view of the importance of poetry to Greek society. This title will be of interest to students of Classics.

Table of Contents

 Preface;  1. Early Criticism  2. Aristophanes  3. Plato  4. Aristotle  5. Aristotle (Continued)  6. Alexandrine Criticism  7. Graeco-Roman Criticism  8. Longinus; Index

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