Poetics
Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854593337Publication Date:
1 Feb 1999
Size: 197mm x 128mm£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)

Poetics

By Aristotle Translated by Kenneth McLeish

Paperback £7.99£6.39

Part of the Dramatic Contexts series: important statements on the theatre by major figures in the theatre.

One of the most influential tracts in world theatre - the source of the doctrine of the Three Unities and the concept of catharsis.

This translation by Kenneth McLeish, who also provides an extensive introduction, makes this famous text more accessible by highlighting significant passages while retaining the complete text in its entirety.

Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854593337Publication Date:
1 Feb 1999
Size: 197mm x 128mm£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)

Also by Kenneth McLeish:

Don Juan
The Master Builder
Women of Troy
Peer Gynt
Ibsen: Three Plays
Rosmersholm
A Flea in Her Ear
Miss Julie
Medea
A Doll's House
Hedda Gabler
An Italian Straw Hat
Oedipus
The Lady From the Sea
Ubu
Bacchae

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