A Companion to Ancient Aesthetics, Hardback Book

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The first of its kind, A Companion to Ancient Aesthetics presents a synoptic view of the arts, which crosses traditional boundaries and explores the aesthetic experience of the ancients across a range of media oral, aural, visual, and literary. * Investigates the many ways in which the arts were experienced and conceptualized in the ancient world * Explores the aesthetic experience of the ancients across a range of media, treating literary, oral, aural, and visual arts together in a single volume * Presents an integrated perspective on the major themes of ancient aesthetics which challenges traditional demarcations * Raises questions about the similarities and differences between ancient and modern ways of thinking about the place of art in society

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 552 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Humamities
  • ISBN: 9781444337648

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