GERALD F. ELSE was professor of Greek and Latin and directed the Center for Ancient and Modern Studies at the University of Michigan. Educated at Harvard, he taught there and at the University of Iowa. He is the author of The Origin and Early Form of Greek Tragedy and the well-known Aristotle's Poetics: The Argument.
. . . an indispensable aid in any course on the history of tragedy
-M. B. McNamee, Michigan Quarterly Review