Poetics (Penguin Classics)

Penguin Classics (Mar 1, 1997)
Paperback – 144 pages
ISBN: 0140446362 / 9780140446364
In one of the most perceptive and influential works of criticism in Western literary history, third century B.C. Greek philosopher Aristotle examines the literature of his time, describing the origins of poetry as an imitative art and drawing attention to the distinctions between comedy and trage...