Dates refer to the date of publication, if applicable and known; in other cases they refer to the date the piece was written.
Plato, c.390 BC, Hippias Major
Plato, c.380 BC, Symposium, especially 210-12
Plato, c.370 BC, Phaedrus, especially 245-57
Plotinus, c.280AD, Enneads 1.6 and 5.8
Nashe, T., 1600, ‘Summer’s Last Will and Testament’ (‘In Time of Pestilence’)
Shakespeare, W., 1601, Hamlet, passim, especially Act V Scene 1
Hutcheson, F., 1725, ‘An Enquiry Concerning Beauty, Order, Harmony, Design’
Hume, D., 1757, ‘Of the Standard of Taste’
Keats, J., 1820, ‘Ode on a Grecian Urn’
Nietzsche, F., 1872, The Birth of Tragedy
Nietzsche, F., 1882, The Gay Science, especially 276
Yeats, W.B., 1921, ‘Easter, 1916’
Hobbs, A., 2000, Plato and the Hero, passim and especially pp.220-30 on the relations between goodness and beauty in Plato and Plotinus. Cambridge University Press
Nehamas, A., 1985, Nietzsche: Life as Literature. Cambridge, Massachusets
Berys Gaut and Dominic McIver Lopes (eds), The Routledge Companion to Aesthetics (Routledge, 2002)
Alex Neill and Aaron Ridley (eds), The Philosophy of Art (McGraw-Hill, 1995)
David Cooper (ed), Aesthetics: the classic readings (Blackwells, 1997)
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