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An introduction to the methods and materials of literary criticism :

the bases in aesthetics and poetics /
by Charles Mills Gayley ... and Fred Newton Scott ...
Main Creator: Gayley, Charles Mills, 1858-1932.
Contributors: Scott, Fred Newton, 1860-1931.
Format: BOOK
Published / Created: Boston : Ginn & Company, 1899.
Notes:Under each topic is found a section of references.

A second volume, "The major types of poetry, with B.P. Kurtz," will appear in 1915.

Physical description: xii, 587 p. ; 19 cm.

Table of Contents:
Nature and function of literary criticism, theory and history.
Principles of art.
Principles of literature.
The theory of poetry.
The historical study of poetry.
The historical study of poetics.
The principles of versification.