Classical Literary Criticism

Classical Literary Criticism

Author: Donald Andrew Russell

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0192839004

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 251

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European literary criticism was pioneered in the ancient world, and this edition provides the principal Greek and Latin texts in translation, giving the reader a fair and intelligible view of ancient literary criticism and its development. Each passage is supplemented by a brief contextual introduction and a lucid general introduction provides an overview of classical thought on tragedy, comedy, poetry, and epic, as well as of the ideas of mimesis, the moral effect of poetry, emotion, and rhetoric.
Classical Literary Criticism
Language: en
Pages: 251
Authors: Donald Andrew Russell, Michael Winterbottom
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

European literary criticism was pioneered in the ancient world, and this edition provides the principal Greek and Latin texts in translation, giving the reader a fair and intelligible view of ancient literary criticism and its development. Each passage is supplemented by a brief contextual introduction and a lucid general introduction
Classical Literary Criticism
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Various
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-05-01 - Publisher: Penguin

This anthology brings together core classical texts for understanding literature. The selections from Plato illustrate the poetic philosopher's surprising exclusion of poets from his ideal republic. In his response, Poetics, Aristotle draws on the works of the great Greek playwrights to defend the value of the art. Horace's The Art
Classical Literary Criticism
Language: en
Pages: 157
Authors: Aristotle, Quintus Horatius Flaccus, Horace, Cassius Longinus, Longinus
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1965 - Publisher: Penguin Classics

Books about Classical Literary Criticism
Classical literary criticism
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: T S Dorsch
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967 - Publisher:

Books about Classical literary criticism
The Cambridge History of Literary Criticism: Volume 1, Classical Criticism
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: George Alexander Kennedy, H. B. Nisbet
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-08-12 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The successful opening volume of The Cambridge History of Literary Criticism is now available for the first time in paperback.