This edition of On Poems by Philodemus ( c . 110-35 BC) reconstitutes the original sequence of the 200 existing fragments, according to a new method, while exploiting previously unknown manuscript sources and new techniques for reading the extant pieces. In thus restoring this important aesthetic treatise from antiquity, it makes a major addition to the corpus of classical literature.

Philodemus: On Poems, Book I 2003, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199262854

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