Poetics

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Pearson Education India, Sep 1, 2006 - 196 pages
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Quite short but full of great advice. - Goodreads
The plot is the source and the soul of tragedy. - Goodreads
Valuable insight on story structure. - Goodreads
The best book on the mechanics of writing ever written. - Goodreads
But very dense and hard to read. - Goodreads
... a good reference. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Keith Lafountaine - Goodreads

Aristotle's "Poetics" is considered one of the most influential pieces of writing to exist, and I can understand why. Though there aren't a lot of modern works to compare his assertions to since ... Read full review

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User Review  - Peter - Goodreads

should be required reading for anyone working in the arts. really insightful... so much ancient philosophy I find so relevant and necessary today. its a shame so many people are so shortsighted and ignore these classics, as if they have nothing to say. Read full review

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