La Poetica d'Aristotile tradotta e commentata

Aristotelian work
Date:

Work ref: 149
Multiple work: No
Type: Prose

Author

SASSETTI Filippo
(1540-1588)

Dedicatee

Extant versions

Manuscript copies

Related to Aristotle's

Poetics

Branch of Philosophy

Poetics

Description

The commentary opens with an introduction in which the author — a member of the Accademia degli Alterati — gives some remarks on his notion of poetry in its relations to ethics and politics. Aristotle's Poetics is divided into several particelle; each section of the translated text is followed by the commentator's annotations.

Manuscript copies

Florence, BRicc, 1539

Bibliography

Morpurgo, Manoscritti Riccardiana: 538-539; Weinberg 1952: 249-251.




Original Record Author
Eugenio Refini
Record Last Updated On
07/03/2013
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Citation
Eugenio Refini, ‘La Poetica d'Aristotile tradotta e commentata’, in Vernacular Aristotelianism in Renaissance Italy Database (VARIDB)
  <http://vari.warwick.ac.uk/items/show/5043> [accessed 24 September 2017]