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Literary criticism in antiquity : a sketch of its development

Author: J W H Atkins
Publisher: New York : Peter Smith, 1952.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recalls the literary criticism occuring in ancient Greece and Rome.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Atkins, J.W.H. (John William Hey), 1874-1951.
Literary criticism in antiquity.
New York : P. Smith, 1952
(OCoLC)741861170
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J W H Atkins
OCLC Number: 13840704
Description: 2 volumes ; 22 cm
Contents: Volume 1, Greek. Preface / Islwyn Aberystwyth --
Introduction --
The beginnings: Aristophanes --
The attack on poetry: Plato --
The development of poetic theory: Aristotle --
The development of rhetorical theory: Isocrates, Aristotle, and Theophrastus --
The new poetics: Neoptolemus of Parium, Callimachus, and Aristarchus --
Index. Volume 2, Graeco-Roman. Preface / Aberystwyth --
The critical beginnings at Rome and the classical reaction: Terence, Lucilius, and Cicero --
Classicism established in poetic theory: Philodemus and Horace --
Classsicism and prose style: Dionysius of Halicarnassus --
The literary decline and contemporary comments: Tractatus Coislinianus, the two Senecas, Persius, and Petronius --
The critical revival of theories and style: Tacitus and Demetrius --
The new critical outlook and methods: "Longinus" --
The restatement of Classicism: Quintilian --
Critical cross-currents: Martial, the younger Pliny, Putarch, Dio Chrysostom, and Lucian --
Conclusion --
Index.
Responsibility: by J.W.H. Atkins.

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Recalls the literary criticism occuring in ancient Greece and Rome.

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