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  • 4 Literature Criticisms
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Essays & Analysis (4)

24,610 words, approx. 83 pages
In the following essay, Grube offers background on the philosophical and rhetorical traditions of Greek literary criticism, examines the content, nature, and structure of On Style, and considers the p... Read more
5,928 words, approx. 20 pages
In the following essay, Goold explores what can be determined about the author of On Style and its date of composition, arguing against some of G. M. A. Grube's positions (see previous excerpt)... Read more
3,413 words, approx. 12 pages
In the following essay, Rist attempts to determine the date of composition of On Style by investigating Artemon, an editor of Aristotle's Letters mentioned by Demetrius. The appearance of G.M.A... Read more
3,922 words, approx. 14 pages
In the following essay, Grube reasserts his position regarding the date of On Style, responding to opposing arguments made by Goold and Rist (see two previous excerpts). Since the publication of my A ... Read more