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Boethius -524

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Works: 3,118 works in 8,488 publications in 17 languages and 67,457 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  Manuscripts  Sources 
Roles: Author, Translator, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Arranger, Other, Commentator, Dedicatee, Lyricist, Commentator for written text, Performer, Attributed name, Creator, Honoree, cnm, tra, Dubious author, Illustrator, Collector
Classifications: B659.Z7, 189
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The Consolation of philosophy : Boethius, the consolation of philosophy ; Thomas à Kempis, the imitation of Christ ; Sir Thomas Browne, Religio medici by Boethius( Book )

1,002 editions published between 1400 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 6,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written while Boethius was in prison, in the period leading up to his brutal execution, this is a dialogue of alternating prose and verse between the ailing prisoner and his 'nurse' Philosophy, whose instruction on the nature of fortune and happiness, good and evil, fate and free will, restore his health and bring him to enlightenment. The clarity of the author's thought and his breadth of vision made this book hugely popular throughout medieval Europe and his ideas suffused the thought of Chaucer and Dante
The theological tractates by Boethius( Book )

212 editions published between 1918 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boethius (Boetius) - Anicius Manlius Severinus - c.480-524 A.D., Roman statesman and philosopher, was son of Flavius Manlius Boetius, after whose death he was looked after by several men, especially Memmius Symmachus. He married Symmachuss daughter, Rusticiana, by whom he had two sons. All three men rose to high honours under Theodoric the Ostrogoth, but Boethius fell from favour, was tried for treason, wrongly condemned and imprisoned at Ticinum (Pavia), where he wrote his renowned De Consolatione Philosophiae, until he was put to death in 524, to the great remorse of Theodoric. Boethius was revered as if he were a Saint and his bones were removed in 996 to the Church of S. Pietro in Ciel d Oro, and later to the Cathedral. The tower in Pavia where he was imprisoned is still venerated. Boethius was author of Latin translations of Aristotle, commentaries on various philosophical works, of original works on logic, of five books on music (for long a text-book in the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge), and other works. His De Consolatione Philosophiae is the last example of purely literary Latin of ancient times - a mingling of alternate dialogue and poems. We include also the Theological Tractates in this volume
Fundamentals of music by Boethius( Book )

62 editions published between 1150 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15th-century copy of a Latin treatise on the Pythagorean-based theory of ancient Greek music, in which the text reflects an older (10th-century) tradition and the numerous diagrams related to ratio and pitch demonstrate later developments in the tradition
Boethius's De topicis differentiis by Boethius( Book )

16 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Ciceronis Topica and De Topicis Differentiis are Boethius's two treatises on topics (loci). Together these two works present Boethius's theory of the art of discovering arguments, a theory that was highly influential in the history of medieval logic. --from p. [4] of cover
The consolation of philosophy by Boethius( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The circumstances of composition, the heroic demeanour of the author, and the 'Menippean' texture of part prose, part verse (Boethius was a considerable poet) have combined to exercise a fascination over students of philosophy and literature ever since. The book should therefore prove to be of value to students and scholars of classics, philosophy, and religion as well as to more general readers
Chaucer's translation of Boethius's "De consolatione philosophiæ" : edited from the Additional MS. 10,340 in the British Museum : collated with Cambridge Univ. Libr. MS. Ii. 3. 21. by Boethius( Book )

66 editions published between 1858 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boethius's In Ciceronis topica by Boethius( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boethian number theory : a translation of the De institutione arithmetica (with introduction and notes) by Boethius( Book )

50 editions published between 1488 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin ms. on parchment, written in England in the 12th century
The consolation of philosophy by Boethius( Book )

11 editions published between 1897 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Slavitt, a poet and translator of many works of fiction, poetry, and drama, presents a new translation of this philosophical classic directed at general readers. Written under the threat of Boethius's impending execution, the work comes on the cusp between the classical and medieval worlds. In alternating prose and verse, Boethius spins a dialog concerning the harsh vicissitudes of fortune and the lasting happiness provided by the life of the mind."--[School Library Review]
Boethius: De consolatione philosophiae by Boethius( Book )

61 editions published between 1525 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boecius De cosolacione philosophie by Boethius( Book )

30 editions published between 1478 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English belles-lettres from A.D. 901 to 1834 ... by Alfred( Book )

4 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De consolatione philosophiae ; Opuscula theologica by Boethius( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschriften Codd. 179, 510 und A 517 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
Anicii Manlii Severini Boethii Philosophiae consolatio by Boethius( Book )

35 editions published between 1947 and 1984 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 179 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
King Alfred's old English version of Boethius De consolatione philosophiae by Boethius( Book )

33 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anicii Manlii Torquati Severini Boetii De institutione arithmetica libri duo, De institutione musica libri quinque. Accedit geometria quae fertur Boetii by Boethius( Book )

49 editions published between 1867 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Alfred's Anglo-Saxon version of Boethius De consolatione philosophiae : with a literal English translation by Boethius( Book )

38 editions published between 1829 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucer's 'Boece' Englisht from "Anicii Manlii Severini Boethii Philosophiae consolationis, libri quinque" by Boethius( Book )

17 editions published between 1886 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Aristotle on interpretation by Boethius( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Boethius (c.480-c.525) wrote his highly influential second commentary on Aristotle's On Interpretation in Latin, but using the style of the Greek commentaries on Aristotle. It was part of his project to bring knowledge of Plato and Aristotle to the Latin-speaking world of his fellow-Christians. The project was cruelly interrupted by his execution at the age of about 45, leaving the Latin world under-informed about Greek Philosophy for 700 years. Boethius reveals to us how On Interpretation was understood not only by himself, but also by some of the best Greek interpreters, especially Alexander and Porphyry. Alexander had insisted that its subject was composite thoughts, not composite sentences nor composite things - it is thoughts that are primarily true or false. Although Aristotle's first six chapters define name, verb, sentence, statement, affirmation and negation, Porphyry had claimed that Aristotelians believe in three types of name and verb, written, spoken and mental, in other words a language of the mind. Boethius discusses individuality and ascribes to Aristotle a view that each individual is distinguished by having a composite quality that is not merely unshared, but unshareable. Boethius also discusses why we can still say that the dead Homer is a poet, despite having forbidden us to say that the dead Socrates is either sick or well. But Boethius' most famous contribution is his interpretation of Aristotle's discussion of the threat of that tomorrow's events, for example a sea battle, will have been irrevocable 10,000 years ago, if it was true 10,000 years ago that there would be a sea battle on that day. In Boethius' later Consolation of Philosophy, written in prison awaiting execution, he offered a seminal conception of eternity to solve the related problem of future events being irrevocable because of God's foreknowledge of them."--Bloomsbury Publishing
On Aristotle On interpretation by Boethius( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 15,000 pages of the ancient Greek commentators on Aristotle, written mainly between 200 and 600 AD, constitute the largest corpus of extant Greek philosophical writings not translated into English or other European languages. The works in question are not only invaluable as commentaries. They represent the classroom teaching of the Aristotelian and Neoplatonic schools in a crucial period during which pagan and Christian thought were reacting to each other. This series of translations draws attention to their high philosophical interest; but their significance extends far beyond the period in which most of them were written. They incorporate precious fragments of earlier Greek philosophy from the Presocratics onwards, and the subsequent history of Philosophy cannot be understood without them. Aquinas' reading of Aristotle was partly mediated by the commentators, who gradually transmuted Aristotle to make him agree with Plato and ended by turning his God into a Creator and so making him more acceptable to Christianity. In the time of Galileo the commentaries were seen as a repository of ideas alternative to Aristotle's which could be used in the new science of the Renaissance. The projected series, planned in some 100 volumes, fills an important gap in the history of European thought. --Book Jacket
 
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The theological tractatesBoethius's De topicis differentiisThe consolation of philosophyBoethius's In Ciceronis topicaBoethian number theory : a translation of the De institutione arithmetica (with introduction and notes)The consolation of philosophyBoethius: De consolatione philosophiaeDe consolatione philosophiae ; Opuscula theologica