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1 PRICKARD, A.O. ARISTOTLE Aristotle on the Art of Poetry : A Lecture with Two Appendices
Macmillan & Co., London, 1891, 
PRICKARD, A.O. Aristotle on the Art of Poetry : A Lecture with Two Appendices. London: Macmillan and Co., 1891. Pp. (4),[v]-vii,(1),[1]-114,(6) of ads. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "This lecture was prepared in compliance with an invitation from the Alexandrian and Philosophical Clubs of the University of Glasgow, [...] and was read on 12th December 1890. [...] He has attempted to give a plain account of the chief judgments passedby a very clear thinker upon the considerable body of poetical literature accessible to him; and also to indicate some maong them which seem to be, in pre-eminent degree, of lasting value and applicatino. In Appendix A are added references to passages from Greek and Latin authors, and notes on one or two questions which called for more detailed examination. In Appendix B is a list, doubtless incomplete, of the principal editions of and commentaries upon the Poetics." - from the prefatory note. Previous owner's name inked to ffep, evidence of forcibly-removed bookplate evident on front pastedown, else very good. Uncommon. 75.00

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