Non-Fiction Books:

Quadrivium

The Four Classical Liberal Arts of Number, Geometry, Music, & Cosmology

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 2 ratings (4.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Quadrivium by Miranda Lundy
$50.00

Available on orders $100 to $1000. Learn more

In stock with supplier

The item is brand new and in-stock in with one of our preferred suppliers. The item will ship from the Mighty Ape warehouse within the timeframe shown below.

Usually ships within 8-12 days

Availability

Delivering to:

Estimated arrival:

  • Around 4-7 November using standard courier delivery

Description

The quadrivium-the classical curriculum-comprises the four liberal arts of number, geometry, music, and cosmology. It was studied from antiquity to the Renaissance as a way of glimpsing the nature of reality. Geometry is number in space; music is number in time; and cosmology expresses number in space and time. Number, music, and geometry are metaphysical truths: life across the universe investigates them; they foreshadow the physical sciences. Quadrivium is the first volume to bring together these four subjects in many hundreds of years. Composed of six successful titles in the Wooden Books series-Sacred Geometry, Sacred Number, Harmonograph, The Elements of Music, Platonic & Archimedean Solids, and A Little Book of Coincidence-it makes ancient wisdom and its astonishing interconnectedness accessible to us today. Beautifully produced in six different colors of ink, Quadrivium will appeal to anyone interested in mathematics, music, astronomy, and how the universe works.

Author Biography

The five authors whose books comprise QUADRIVIUM are Miranda Lundy, Anthony Ashton, Jason Martineau, Daud Sutton, and John Martineau.
Release date NZ
November 1st, 2010
Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
Illustrations, black and white
Imprint
Walker & Co
Pages
409
Dimensions
157x190x36
ISBN-13
9780802778130
Product ID
8050661

Customer reviews

4.0 out of 5 stars Based on 2 Customer Ratings

5 star
(1)
4 star
(0)
3 star
(1)
2 star
(0)
1 star
(0)

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
  • Seen a lower price for this product elsewhere? We'll do our best to beat it. Request a better price
Filed under...