Poetria nova by Geoffrey of VinsaufPoetria nova by Geoffrey of Vinsauf

Poetria nova

byGeoffrey of VinsaufTranslated byMargaret F. NimsIntroduction byMartin Camargo

Paperback | April 1, 2010

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The Poetria nova, written by the Englishman Geoffrey of Vinsauf shortly after 1200, was the most influential medieval treatise on rhetorical poetics. Modeled on Horace's Ars poetica, it is an art of poetry (and prose) in 2121 hexameter verses. With its updated scholarship and improved format, this revised edition is a valuable resource for anyone interested in medieval literature or the history of rhetoric and writing instruction.
Title:Poetria novaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:102 pages, 9 × 6.04 × 0.33 inPublished:April 1, 2010Publisher:Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, DepartmeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0888442998

ISBN - 13:9780888442994

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