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Published: 01 March 2012

432 Pages


ISBN: 9780199570560

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Chapter 1

Between Ecstasy and Truth

Interpretations of Greek Poetics from Homer to Longinus

Stephen Halliwell

  • Includes detailed readings of major Greek texts.
  • Discussions and analyses informed by a knowledge of literary theory and philosophical aesthetics.
  • Engages with scholarship which has appeared in several languages.