The Sense of Early Modern Writing: Rhetoric, Poetics, Aesthetics

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In The sense of Early Modern writing, Mark Robson pursues the relation between the concept of the 'early modern' and modernity, tracing the complex interactions of post-Romantic, philosophical aesthetics and early modern rhetoric and poetics. The book therefore questions the status of what we now think of as literary texts in a period prior to the emergence of literature as a category. In this way, Robson argues for an attention to the classical notion of aisthesis, that is, for the crucial dimension of perception and ...

The Sense of Early Modern Writing: Rhetoric, Poetics, Aesthetics 2012, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719069475

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The Sense of Early Modern Writing: Rhetoric, Poetics, Aesthetics 2007, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719069468

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