Boethius, -524

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 0480
Death 0524
Italians
Latin, Italian, French

Biographical notes:

Boethius was a member of the Roman aristocracy who became expert in logic, mathematics, music, theology and philosophy. He was appointed to high office under Theodoric and executed for political reasons in 524/5. Boethius' "Arithmetica" served as an important textbook in the medieval educational program of the Quadrivium.

From the description of De Arithmetica [manuscript]. [13--]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225841632

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Subjects:

  • Manuscripts, Latin
  • Happiness--Early works to 1800
  • Arithmetic--Early works to 1900
  • Music, Greek and Roman--Early works to 1800
  • Music theory--Early works to 1800
  • Church calendar
  • Music theory--History--500-1400
  • Music theory--Manuscripts--Facsimiles
  • Philosophy and religion--Early works to 1800
  • Theology Early works to 1800
  • Education--Philosophy
  • Philosophy and religion
  • Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)--Facsimiles
  • Philosophy, Medieval
  • Boethius--d. 524
  • Manuscripts, French--Facsimiles
  • Theology--History--Early church, ca. 30-600
  • Happiness
  • Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern
  • Manuscripts, Medieval
  • Christian life
  • Mysticism--History--Early church, ca. 30-600
  • Liturgies--Manuscripts
  • Theology, Doctrinal--Early church, ca. 30-600
  • Music theory--500-1400--Early works to 1800
  • Manuscripts, French
  • Arithmetic--Early works to 1800
  • Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)--Wellington--Facsimiles

Occupations:

  • Mathematicians

Places:

  • France (as recorded)
  • Vatican City (as recorded)
  • New York (State)--New York (as recorded)
  • Australia--Victoria (as recorded)
  • New Zealand (as recorded)
  • New York (State)--New York (as recorded)
  • Italy--Milan (as recorded)