By Richard Janko

ISBN-10: 0520053036

ISBN-13: 9780520053038

In 1839 the "Tractatus Coislinianus", a summarised treatise on comedy, used to be released from a tenth-century manuscript. Its discoverer prompt that it derived from the misplaced moment e-book of Aristotle's "Poetics", which inaugurated the systematic learn of comedy, however it used to be quickly condemned as an ignorant compilation verging on forgery, and hence concerns stood until eventually the 1st e-book of "Aristotle on Comedy" in 1984. Richard Janko's variation of the textual content is followed by way of a dealing with translation, interpretive essays, reconstruction and observation. This version includes a new preface and extra bibliography.

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