Classical Literary Criticism: Plato: Ion; Republic 2-3, 1; Aristotle: Poetics; Horace: The Art of Poetry; Longinus: On the Sublime (Penguin Classics) by none, http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/0140446516/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_kfGvrb177NYGY
Plautus and Terence were two of the most famous Roman playwrights. They wrote more literary forms of comedy based on Greek Old and New Comedy. Plautus and Terence changed original Greek comedies by eliminating the chorus and expanding the use of music. Their comedies were transformed into a type of musical theater.
Gripping listeners and readers for more than 2,700 years, The Iliad is the story of the Trojan War and the rage of Achilles. Combining the skills of a poet and scholar, Robert Fagles brings the energy of contemporary language to this enduring heroic epic. If The Iliad is the world's greatest war story, then The Odyssey is literature's greatest evocation of every man's journey through life.