ars poetica


ars po·​et·​i·​ca
plural ars poeticas
: a treatise on the art of literary and especially poetic composition

Word History


Latin Ars Poetica The Art of Poetry, poetic epistle by Horace †8 b.c. Roman poet

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“Ars poetica.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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