Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 March 2001

624 Pages | 21 halftones, 2 line illus

ISBN: 9780198150411

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On Poems Book One

Edited with Introduction, Translation and Commentary by Richard Janko

Philodemus Translation Series

  • This book for the first time gives the text, and translation, of the poetic theory of the teacher of Vergil and Horace
  • A contemporary translation of an ancient aesthetic theory revealing a new school of Hellenistic literary criticism