The Theology of Arithmetic (Paperback)

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By Iambilichus Iambilichus, Robin Waterfield (Translator), Keith Critchlow (Foreword by)
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Attributed to Iamblichus (4th cent. AD), The Theology of Arithmetic is about the mystical, mathmatical and cosmological symbolism of the first ten numbers. Its is the longest work on number symbolism to survive from the ancient world, and Robin Waterfield's careful translation contains helpful footnotes, an extensive glossary, bibliography, and foreword by Keith Critchlow. Never before translated from ancient Greek, this important sourcework is indispensable for anyone intereted in Pythagorean though, Neoplatonism, or the symbolism of Numbers.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780933999725
ISBN-10: 0933999720
Publisher: Phanes Press
Publication Date: April 14th, 2006
Pages: 136
Language: English