Volume XIII, Poetics. Longinus: On the Sublime. Demetrius: On Style. (Loeb Classical Library) / Edition 2

Volume XIII, Poetics. Longinus: On the Sublime. Demetrius: On Style. (Loeb Classical Library) / Edition 2

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by Aristotle, Longinus, Demetrius
     
 

In Poetics Aristotle (384–322 BCE) treats Greek tragedy and epic. The subject of On the Sublime, attributed to an (unidentifiable) Longinus and probably composed in the first century CE is greatness in writing. On Style, attributed to an (unidentifiable) Demetrius and perhaps composed in the second century BCE, analyzesSee more details below

Overview

In Poetics Aristotle (384–322 BCE) treats Greek tragedy and epic. The subject of On the Sublime, attributed to an (unidentifiable) Longinus and probably composed in the first century CE is greatness in writing. On Style, attributed to an (unidentifiable) Demetrius and perhaps composed in the second century BCE, analyzes four literary styles.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674995635
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Series:
Loeb Classical Library Series, #199
Edition description:
10th printing/1st pub.1927/2nd ed.1995
Pages:
544
Sales rank:
935,467
Product dimensions:
4.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Stephen Halliwell is Professor of Greek, University of St. Andrews.

Donald A. Russell is Emeritus Professor of Classical Literature, University of Oxford, and Emeritus Fellow of St. John's College, Oxford.

Doreen C. Innes is Fellow in Classics, St. Hilda's College, Oxford.

Table of Contents

Poetics

Introduction

Text and Translation

On The Sublime

Introduction

Text and Translation

On Style

Introduction

Text and Translation

Index to Poetics

Index to On The Sublime

Index to On Style

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