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The Resource Reflections on poetry; : Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten's Meditationes philosophicae de nonnullis ad poema pertinentibus., Translated, with the original text, an introd., and notes, by Karl Aschenbrenner and William B. Holther

Reflections on poetry; : Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten's Meditationes philosophicae de nonnullis ad poema pertinentibus., Translated, with the original text, an introd., and notes, by Karl Aschenbrenner and William B. Holther

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Reflections on poetry; : Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten's Meditationes philosophicae de nonnullis ad poema pertinentibus.
Title
Reflections on poetry;
Title remainder
Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten's Meditationes philosophicae de nonnullis ad poema pertinentibus.
Statement of responsibility
Translated, with the original text, an introd., and notes, by Karl Aschenbrenner and William B. Holther
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1714-1762
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baumgarten, Alexander Gottlieb
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
B2637.M43
LC item number
E5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aesthetics
  • Poetry
  • Aesthetics
  • Poetry
Label
Reflections on poetry; : Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten's Meditationes philosophicae de nonnullis ad poema pertinentibus., Translated, with the original text, an introd., and notes, by Karl Aschenbrenner and William B. Holther
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Publication
Note
Reproduction of the original ed., 1735
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 89-90
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rationalism reconsidered -- The method -- The argument -- Reflections on poetry [The translation]. Poetry as perfected sensate discourse -- Poetry as clear and confused representation -- Extensive clarity and determinateness of representation -- The affects and the force of poetic representation -- Imagery and the clarity of poetic representation -- Poem and picture -- Wonder and miracles -- The limits of fiction and the use of description -- The limits of prevision -- The theme and poetic order -- Lucid order and poetic methods -- Brevity and poetic perfection -- Poetic language and the figures of speech -- Pleasure in the perfection of sound -- Metrics and verse -- Poetic imitation -- Vividness and the definition of poetry -- The definition of aesthetics
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 90 pages, facsim.: 40 pages
Lccn
54006475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)3354248
Label
Reflections on poetry; : Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten's Meditationes philosophicae de nonnullis ad poema pertinentibus., Translated, with the original text, an introd., and notes, by Karl Aschenbrenner and William B. Holther
Publication
Note
Reproduction of the original ed., 1735
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 89-90
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rationalism reconsidered -- The method -- The argument -- Reflections on poetry [The translation]. Poetry as perfected sensate discourse -- Poetry as clear and confused representation -- Extensive clarity and determinateness of representation -- The affects and the force of poetic representation -- Imagery and the clarity of poetic representation -- Poem and picture -- Wonder and miracles -- The limits of fiction and the use of description -- The limits of prevision -- The theme and poetic order -- Lucid order and poetic methods -- Brevity and poetic perfection -- Poetic language and the figures of speech -- Pleasure in the perfection of sound -- Metrics and verse -- Poetic imitation -- Vividness and the definition of poetry -- The definition of aesthetics
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 90 pages, facsim.: 40 pages
Lccn
54006475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)3354248

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