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Anicii Manlii Severini Boethii De divisione liber

Author: Boethius; John Magee
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 1998.
Series: Philosophia antiqua, v. 77.
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This volume provides the first critical edition of Boethius' De divisione. The importance of Boethius' treatise is twofold: it was widely read in the medieval schools, and it preserves the only known vestiges of Porphyry's commentary on Plato's Sophist and of Andronicus' treatise on diaeresis. The book is in four main sections: prolegomena in three parts, dealing with the date, source(s), and text of De divisione;
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Genre/Form: Early works
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Boethius, -524.
Anicii Manlii Severini Boethii De divisione liber.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 1998
(OCoLC)643863585
Named Person: Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Boethius; John Magee
ISBN: 9004108734 9789004108738
OCLC Number: 38105782
Description: lxxv, 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Philosophia antiqua, v. 77.
Other Titles: De divisione.
Responsibility: critical edition, translation, prolegomena, and commentary by John Magee.

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