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Nicholas of Cusa
(1401–1464)
German philosopher, theologian, jurist, mathematician and astronomer
Nicholas of Cusa

WorksEdit

The following list is derived from Hopkins, Jasper (1987), “Nicholas of Cusa”, in Strayer, Joseph R., Dictionary of the Middle Ages, vol. 9, New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, pp. 122-125 

  • De majoritate auctoritatis sacrorum conciliorum supra auctoritatem papae (1433)
  • De concordantia catholica (1433)
  • De auctoritate praesidendi in concilio generali (1434)
  • De reparatione kalendarii (1436)
  • De docta ignorantia (1440)
  • De conjecturis (1442-1443)
  • De deo abscondito (1444)
  • De quaerendo deum (1445)
  • De filiatione Dei (1445)
  • De geometricis transmutationibus (1445)
  • De arithmeticis complementis (1445)
  • De dato patris luminum (1445-1446)
  • Conjectura de ultimis diebus (1446)
  • De genesi (1447)
  • Apologia doctae ignorantiae (1449)
  • Idiota de sapientia (1450)
  • Idiota de mente (1450)
  • Idiota de staticis experimentis (1450)
  • De circuli quadratura (1450)
  • Quadratura circuli (1450}
  • Tres epistolae contra Bohemos (1452)
  • De pace fidei (1453)
  • De visione Dei (1453)
  • De mathematicis complementis (1453)
  • Complementum tbeologicum (1453)
  • Declaratio rectilineationis curvae (date uncertain)
  • De una recti curvique mensura (date uncertain)
  • Dialogus de circuli quadratura (1457)
  • De caesarea circuli quadratura (1457)
  • De beryllo (1458)
  • De matbematica perfectione (1458)
  • De aequalitate (1459)
  • De principio (1459)
  • Aurea propositio in matbematicis (1459)
  • De possest (1460)
  • Cribratio alkorani (1461)
  • De li non aliud (1461)
  • De ludo globi (1462-3), in 2 books.
  • De venatione sapientiae (1462)
  • Compendium (1464)
  • De apice theoriae (1464).

Works about NicholasEdit


 

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