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Poetry, with reference to Aristotle"s Poetics

by John Henry Newman

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Published by Ginn & Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aristotle,
  • Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: John Henry Newman.

    Statementedited with introduction and notes by Albert S. Cook ...
    ContributionsCook, Albert S. 1853-1927, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1042 .N5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 36 p.
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL180199M
    LC Control Numbera 33002758
    OCLC/WorldCa337013

    Aristotle's Poetics needs no introduction. It has been a standard book for literary criticism since centuries. The book is divided into short, fragmented sections that deals with every aspect of drama, poetry and epic. Malcolm Heath's introduction fills almost half the book but he truly captures the essence of Poetics/5(86). Rhetoric and poetics Aristotle considered epic poetry, tragedy, comedy, dithyrambic poetry and music to be imitative, each varying in imitation by medium, object, and manner. For example, music imitates with the media of rhythm and harmony, whereas dance imitates with rhythm alone, and poetry with language.

      Aristotle's Poetics is the earliest surviving work of dramatic theory and first extant philosophical treatise to focus on literary theory. In it, Aristotle offers an account of what he calls "poetry"/5(58).   Aristotle's Poetics is best known for its definitions and analyses of tragedy and comedy, but it also applies to truth and beauty as they are manifested in the other arts. In our age, when the natural and social sciences have dominated the quest for truth, it is helpful to consider why Aristotle claimed poetry is more philosophical and more significant than history. Like so many other works by.

      Translator and scholar S. H. Butcher served as editor for the Dover Thift Edition of the Poetics, as well as for the Orationes, Volume 1 by Demosthenes. Butcher is also the author of Aristotle's Theory of Poetry and Fine Art. show more/5(K). Aristotle's Poetics needs no introduction. It has been a standard book for literary criticism since centuries. The book is divided into short, fragmented sections that deals with every aspect of drama, poetry and epic. Malcolm Heath's introduction fills almost half the book but he truly captures the essence of Poetics/5(90).


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Poetry, with reference to Aristotle"s Poetics by John Henry Newman Download PDF EPUB FB2

A summary of Poetics in 's Aristotle (– B.C.). Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Aristotle (– B.C.) and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans.

Genre/Form: Poetry Digital images: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Newman, John Henry, Poetry, with reference to Aristotle's Poetics.

As the shortest book I've got on my literature student bookshelf, this Dover Thrift Edition Poetics is the cheapest, and most flimsy, but completely worthwhile book. There's no introduction to the book, just a note about when it was written (circa BC) and about Aristotle himself, taking up less than a page/5(85).

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Newman, John Henry, Poetry, with reference to Aristotle's Poetics. Boston: Ginn,© Aristotle's "Poetics," written in the fourth century BCE, sets forth the famed Greek philosopher's beliefs about creative writing.

As explained in the sixth edition of the "Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association," classical works like the "Poetics" require slightly different information for an in-text reference than books do in APA format, and they do not appear on the.

Title: Poetry, With Reference to Aristotles' Poetics; Edited With Introduction and Not Item Condition: New. Author: Albert Stanburrough Cook ISBN Book Rating: % positive.

'What is poetry, how many kinds of it are there, and what are their specific effects?' Aristotle's Poetics is the most influential book on poetry ever written. A founding text of European aesthetics and literary criticism, from it stems much of our modern understanding of the creation and impact of imaginative writing, including poetry, drama, and fiction.5/5(1).

Poetry With Reference to Aristotle's Poetics. Introduction of Rationalistic Principles Into Revealed Religion. Fall of La Mennais. Palmer's View of Fa, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive. POETICS Aristotle Aristotle's Poetics aims to give an account of poetry.

Aristotle does this by attempting to explai n poetry through first principles, and by classifying poetry into it s different genres and component parts. The centerpiece of Aristotle's work is his examination of tragedy. This occurs in Chapter 6 of "Poetics:" "Tragedy, then.

Poetics by Aristotle - Full Text Free Book File size: MB What's this. Many people prefer to read off-line or to print out text and read from the real printed page.

Others want to carry documents around with them on their mobile phones and read while they are on the move. Aristotle certainly knew the passage, and it looks as if his treatise on poetry was an answer to Plato's ated by Ingram Bywater, with a preface by Gilbert Murray.

Book Excerpt e of being an old word which is accepted and re-interpreted by Aristotle rather than a word freely chosen by him to denote the exact phenomenon he wishes /5(2).

This paper provides an overview and commentary of Aristotle's theory of poetry, of drama, and of narrative structure, as presented the : José Angel García Landa. The number 1 on the first line you are seeing is in reference to the first chapter of Aristotle's Poetics.

It is irrelevant to the Bekker numbering and has more to do with the way the work has been historically been broken up thematically. The 47a is the actual Bekker first number.

What is poetry, how many kinds of it are there, and what are their specific effects?Aristotle's Poetics is the most influential book on poetry ever written. A founding text of European aesthetics and literary criticism, it has shaped much of our modern understanding of the creation and impact of imaginative writing, including poetry, drama, and fiction.

Aristotle's Poetics is one of the most powerful, perceptive and influential works of criticism in Western literary history. A penetrating, near-contemporary account of Greek tragedy, it demonstrates how the elements of plot, character and spectacle combine to produce 'pity and fear' - and why we derive pleasure from this apparently painful process.

Aristotles Poetics had a distinct effect on 16th and 17th century poetry and drama, whose views slowly grew into a rigid framework around his unities which led to the restrictive element to the tragedies of Louis XIVs court.

It is also likely that it influenced Dante in calling his work a comedy/5. Aristotle discusses the significance of probability in the creation of a dramatic work in Books IX and XV of the Poetics.

The underlying axiom of his theory is that the role of the poet/dramatist. Discuss Aristotles ''mimesis'' with reference to his Poetics.

1 Educator Answer With reference to Aristotle's Poetics, discuss the significance of the "law of probability". Human culture, poetry and the Poetics 2. Imitation 3. Aristotle’s history of poetry 4. The analysis of tragedy 5. Plot: the basics 6. Reversal and recognition 7.

The best kinds of tragic plot 8. The pleasures of tragedy 9. The other parts of tragedy Tragedy: miscellaneous aspects Epic Comedy Further reading Reference. Title: Aristotle's Poetics Author: Aristotle, Edmund Spenser Bouchier Created Date: 9/10/ PM.

MLA Citation for your version of Aristotle’s Poetics: Aristotle. Poetics. Trans. S.H. Butcher.From the Poetics by Aristotle devoted to literary criticism, only the first part – mainly dedicated to the tragedy – was forgotten by commentators, it nevertheless had a great influence, since Aristotle’s Poetics has given birth to three concepts crucial for psychology, social sciences, and philosophy of art: mimesis, catharsis and unity of action.