Ancient Literary Criticism: The Principal Texts in New Translations

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Ancient literary criticism has always been a particularly inaccessible subject for the non-specialist student. This edition provides for the first time the principal texts in translation, giving the reader a full view of ancient literary criticism and its development. In addition to well-known texts such as Aristotle's Poetics, Horace's Art of Poetry, and Longinus's On Sublimity, the book includes complete versions of Aristotle's Rhetoric Book III, Demetrius's On Style, and Tacitus's Dialogue on Orators. It's shorter ...

Ancient Literary Criticism: The Principal Texts in New Translations 1971, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198143604

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