This book reconstructs ancient Greek assumptions about literary unity. Using literary examples, Heath focuses on ancient secondary texts of literary theory and criticism, providing a systematic survey from Plato and Aristotle to the later Neoplatonists. He also reviews the post-classical history of the concept of literary unity.

Unity in Greek Poetics 1993, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198140597

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