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Author Aristotle.

Title Aristotle [electronic resource] : on poetry / Aristotle.

Imprint [Escondido, Calif.] : Christianaudio ; [Prince Frederick, Md.] : [Distributed by] OneClick Digital, 2012, 2010.

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Description 1 sound file (1 hr., 54 min.) : digital.
Note Unabridged.
Translated from the Greek.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager.
System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA.
Note Downloadable audio file.
Title from title screen (viewed February 15, 2013).
Access Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
Performer Read by Robin Field.
Form Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
Summary Aristotle's Poetics is the earliest-surviving work of dramatic theory and the first fully intact philosophical treatise to focus on literary theory. In it, the respected Greek sage offers an account of what he calls "poetry" (which the Greeks understood to literally mean "making"), examining its "first principles" and identifying its genres and basic elements, including what he terms drama-comedy, tragedy, and the satyr play--as well as lyric poetry, epic poetry, and iambic pentameter, which he always associates with wit.
Subject Poetry -- Early works to 1800.
Aesthetics -- Early works to 1800.
Rhetoric -- Early works to 1800.
Genre/Form Audiobooks.
Added Author Grube, G. M. A. (George Maximilian Anthony)
Zeyl, Donald J., 1944-
Aristotle. Rhetoric. Book 3, chapters 1-12. English. 1989.
Field, Robin, 1947- Narrator.
Christianaudio (Firm)
OneClick Digital (Firm)
Added Title Poetics. English
On poetry
Other Form: Aristotle. On poetry and style. Indianapolis : Hackett Pub. Co., c1989. 0872200728 (DLC) 89035788
ISBN 9781596442597
Music No. Z100029121 Recorded Books

 
    
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