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Published: 23 December 2010

648 Pages | 20 in-text illustrations, 2 line drawings


ISBN: 9780199572076

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Philodemus, On Poems, Books 3-4

with the fragments of Aristotle, On Poets

Richard Janko

Philodemus Translation Series

  • The first comprehensive edition of this important text, which shows the currency of Aristotelian ideas on poetry in the first century BC
  • Includes Aristotle's lost dialogue `On Poets', in an impressive new reconstruction