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The Poetics of Aristotle  (1922) 
by Aristotle, translated by Samuel Henry Butcher

THE

POETICS OF ARISTOTLE

EDITED

WITH CRITICAL NOTES AND A TRANSLATION

BY

S. H. BUTCHER,

HON. D.LITT. OXFORD; HON. LITT.D. DUBLIN, MANCHESTER
HON. LL.D. ST. ANDREWS, GLASGOW, EDINBURGH

FOURTH EDITION

MACMILLAN AND CO. LIMITED
ST. MARTINS STREET, LONDON
1922

COPYRIGHT

First Edition 1895. Second Edition 1898
Third Edition 1902. Fourth Edition 1907
Reprinted 1911, 1917, 1920, 1922

Printed in Great Britain by R. & R. Clark. Limited. Edinburgh.

CONTENTS

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