Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Boethius, Anicius Manlius Severinus
(1,359 words)

b. ca. AD 480 in Rome;

executed in AD 524 near Pavia;

Roman statesman, scholar, philosopher and theologian.

Works

The extant works comprise writings on the Artes liberales (De institutione arithmeticae; De institutione musicae), on logic (translations, commentaries and treatises), theological works (Opulusca sacra), and the Consolatio philos…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Boethius, Anicius Manlius Severinus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 22 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0051>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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